George Parker

about 1790–
Virginia, United States

The Life of George

George Parker was born about 1790, in Virginia, United States. He married Sarah Sally Yager on 21 December 1818, in Madison, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died in his hometown.

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George Parker
Sarah Sally Yager
Marriage: 21 December 1818
Matilda Parker
Lavin Parker
Deliah Parker
Martha Parker
Nancy Parker
Elijah Parker

Spouse and Children

21 December 1818
Madison, Virginia, United States


    Matilda Parker


    Lavin Parker


    Deliah Parker


    Martha Parker


    Nancy Parker


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 22

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 31

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a gamekeeper employed in a medieval park, from an agent derivative of Middle English parc ‘park’ ( see Park 1). This surname is also found in Ireland.2 Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geo Parker, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George Parker - Individual or family possessions: death: ; Virginia, United States
  • Legacy NFS Source: George Parker - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: birth-name: George Parker

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