William Parsons married 20 Sep 1846 in Crawford County, Ohio to Laura Odell.
They are on the 1850 census Crawford Co, Ohio Polk Twp Isaac Cutter 30 m clergy born Md Caroline E. Cutter 22 f born Pa William C. Parson 25 m school teacher Pa Laura Parson 25 f Oh S. Rosella Parson 1 f Oh
1860 census Crawford Co, Oh Polk Twp Wm C. Parsons 34 m merchant Pa Laura E. Parsons 34 f Oh S.R. Parsons 11 female born Oh Wm C. Parsons 8 m Oh Philander Odell 68 farmer Vt Mary Field 20 f Ger
There is a marriage in Crawford Co, Oh08 Nov 1866 for S. Rosella Parsons to G [ustavius] A. Machold.
I don't find anyone on the 1870 census that appears to be this family in Crawford Co, Oh.
Had Laura Odell Parsons died by 1870 and this is the same William Parsons???
1870 Census Richland Co, Rockbridge Twp, Wi Wm Parsons 44 m farmer born Oh Mary E. Parsons 35 f Oh Wm T. Parsons 17 Oh Matilda Parsons 14 Wi Sarah Parsons 11 f Wi Mary E. Parsons 9 Wi John Parsons 7 Wi James Parsons 5 Wi Levi B. Parsons 3 Wi Elias G. 2/12 Feb Wi
The Bacon Genealogy, 1922 page 21 says: Laura Odell married William Parsons and had two children, William and Rose."
Trying to find more information on Laura Odell and her children.