Reuben Parks

27 May 1786–31 August 1842 (Age 56)
Fauquier, Virginia, United States

The Life of Reuben

When Reuben Parks was born on 27 May 1786, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, his father, William Parks, was 28 and his mother, Catherine Payne, was 25. He married Nancy Lunceford on 2 May 1809, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Springfield Township, Henry, Missouri, United States in 1860. He died on 31 August 1842, in Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Tightwad, Henry, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Parks
1786–1842
Nancy Lunceford
1789–1871
Marriage: 2 May 1809
Elizabeth Parks
1810–
Wade David Parks
1829–1899
Susannah Lunceford
1812–1900
William Bird Parks
1816–1888
William Parks
1819–1905
Samuel Parks
1821–
Reuben Parks Jr.
1827–1898
Rosa Jane Parks
1828–1904
Nancy Parks
1831–1922

Spouse and Children

    Male1786–1842Male

    Nancy Lunceford

    Female1789–1871Female

MARRIAGE
2 May 1809
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Tolliver Parks

    Male1780–1899Male

    Susanna Parks

    Female1780–1849Female

    Male1783–1849Male

    Male1786–1842Male

    Male1788–1846Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 2

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 
1803

Age 17

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Park 2.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rubin Parks, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Rubin Parks, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • William Parks Family Bible

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