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Catalog Number 2017.008.047
Object Name Print, Photographic
Title Parfet House with mother and children in front 1891
Date 1891
Description Black and white photograph of a small white house with a picket fence; a woman and two children standing in front of door behind gate, and two children standing in the street in front of the gate. On back is handwritten a lengthy description: "Home of Aaron Benjamin (Ben) and Eva C. Parfet - married May 5, 1884 at Glendale, Mont. / Probably moved to this house about 1891 from Ouray, Colo. (11th St. Golden.) / Born in this house - Harold E.W. / March 19, 1892. Small Lad outside of fence. / Ella Louisa Parfet - Dec. 22 1893, child in mother's arms. / Children in order of birth / Levi S. - Born in Mont. 1886 / Althea B. born in Iowa 1889 / Harold E. born in Golden 1892 / Ella Louisa Born in Golden 1893 / Enos Dewey A. born in Gillett Colo 1898 / Ruben Benjamin born in Cripple Creek 1902 / All are now deceased except Althea." Below this, written in pencil is "back of mortuary 1891."
Copyright All rights belong to Golden History Museums, City of Golden, without restriction.
Collection Permanent
Caption Parfet House, 1891
People Parfet, Aaron Benjamin (Ben)
Parfet, Althea B.
Parfet, Ella Louisa
Parfet, Enos Dewey
Parfet, Eva C.
Parfet, Harold E.W.
Parfet, Levi S.
Parfet, Ruben Benjamin
Search Terms Parfet Family