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
1790–
Sarah Sally Yager
1791–1820
Marriage: 21 December 1818
Matilda Parker
1811–1860
Lavin Parker
1813–
Deliah Parker
1815–1880
Martha Parker
1825–
Nancy Parker
1828–
Elijah Parker
1830–1864

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 December 1818
Madison, Virginia, United States
children

(6)

    Matilda Parker

    Female1811–1860Female

    Lavin Parker

    Male1813–Male

    Deliah Parker

    Female1815–1880Female

    Martha Parker

    Female1825–Female

    Nancy Parker

    Female1828–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1791

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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