When Edwin Loren Parker was born on 30 January 1896, in Akron, Washington, Colorado, United States, his father, James Louis Parker Sr., was 39 and his mother, Sara Ann McKee, was 37. He married Ina Lucille Trovinger on 20 September 1917. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Denver, Colorado, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 12, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 10 August 1984, in Englewood, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States, at the age of 88.
English: occupational name from Middle English parker ‘park-keeper’ (Old French parquier, parchier), an officer employed to look after deer and other game in a hunting park (see Park 1). This surname is also very common among African Americans. It has also been recorded since medieval times in Ireland.
Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish names.