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Thomas Elliot Parrington                    1877-1962
Thomas was born 11 August 1877, the son of Matthew William Parrington and Edith Octavia Elliot. He was a Mining Engineer. Thomas died on 5 March 1962, at age 84.
Dora Clark Thompson                        1883-1979
Dora was born on 18 August 1883 of Richard Charles Thompson and Dorothy Clark, at Sunderland. She married Thomas Elliot Parrington on 14 September 1905. She died on 7 January 1979.
I have identified the following children:
  Millicent "Maimi" Born 14 Jun 1907 Monkwearmouth Married George Mordey Carter
Jean "Jonny" Born 30 Sep 1909   Monkwearmouth Never Married
Thomas "Toto" Born 15 Jul 1912   Monkwearmouth Married Ann Dorothy (Lady) Leon

Birth of Parents
Dora Clark Thompson b: 18 Aug 1883         Bishopwearmouth, County Durham       1883 4Q Sunderland 10a 566
daughter of Richard Charles Thompson and Dorothy Clark

Thomas Elliot Parrington b: 11 Aug 1877         Fulwell, County Durham         1877 3Q Sunderland 10a 687
son of Matthew William Parrington and Edith Octavia Elliot

14 Sep 1905
Dora Clark Thompson
Thomas Elliot Parrington
County Durham                     1905 3Q Chester le Street 10a 915
Father: Richard Charles Thompson
Father: Matthew William Parrington

Millicent "Maimi" Parrington b: 14 Jun 1907               Monkwearmouth, County Durham         1907 3Q Sunderland 10a 784
daughter of Thomas Elliot Parrington and Dora Clark Thompson, Carley Hill, Monkwearmouth
Died 1997
Jean "Jonny" Parrington b: 30 Sep 1909               Monkwearmouth, County Durham         1909 3Q Sunderland 10a 761
daughter of Thomas Elliot Parrington and Dora Clark Thompson, Carley Hill, Monkwearmouth
Died 28 Sep 1986

1911 Census RG14-276 3 April 1911 Southwick, County Durham
Carley Hill, Monkwearmouth   (11 Rooms)
Thomas E. Parrington
Dora C. (Wife)
Plus 4 Servants
Age 33
Age 27
Age 3
Age 1
Mining Engineer Sunderland
11 Aug 1877
18 Aug 1883
14 Jun 1907
30 Sep 1909

Thomas "Toto" Parrington b: 15 Jul 1912               Monkwearmouth, County Durham         1912 3Q Sunderland 10a 1568
son of Thomas Elliot Parrington and Dora Clark Thompson, Carley Hill, Monkwearmouth
Died 28 Nov 1998

Thomas Elliot Parrington Died 5 Mar 1962, Age 84,                1962 1Q Northallerton 1b 956
at The Friarage Hospital, Northallerton, Yorkshire

DURHAM   18 Jun 1962                         Probate
PARRINGTON, Thomas Elliot, of Carley Hill, Sunderland, died 5 March 1962, at Friarage Hospital, Northallerton, Yorkshire, Probate Durham 18 June, to Thomas Parrington, hospital director, Jean Parrington, spinster, and Charles Ralfe Thompson C.M.G. O.B.E., retired commander R.N.   Effects £32,122

Summary of the Will of Thomas Elliot Parrington
of Carley Hill, Sunderland, County Durham
1877 - 1962       Dated 14 November 1958
(His estate totaled £32,122 0s 0d)
Trustees and Executors: Daughter Jean Parrington, son, Thomas Parrington
and brother-in-law, Charles Ralfe Thompson
Wife Dora Clark Parrington £1,000 and all furniture and household effects,
All annual income from my Residuary Estate, for her life.
Son Thomas Parrington All my guns, fishing rods, and all other sporting articles.
Servants Percy Arrowsmith
John Tate
Mary Smith
Annie Walker
After the death of my Wife
Children Millicent Carter
One half of my Residuary Estate
One fourth of my Residuary Estate
Grand-daughter Diana Carter One fourth of my Residuary Estate
Dora Clark (Thompson) Parrington Died 7 Jan 1979                1979 1Q Durham Central 1 1190
of Field Cottage, Borrowby, Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Summary of the Will
of Dora Clark Parrington
of Carley Hill, Sunderland
1883 - 1979       Dated 17 October 1977
(Her estate totaled £ 7,471.12)
Trustees and Executors:  My son Thomas Parrington,
My brother-in-law William Ferguson Parrington
I Wish to be cremated.
My Son, Thomas My Gold snuff box
My daughter, Millicent Carter My single stone diamond engagement ring.
My daughter, Jean Parrington The rest of my jewelry. All of my real estate and
remainder of personal estate and effects.
My grand-daughter, Diana Carter £50
My Surviving Children: All of my residuary Trust Fund, divided equally.