Samuel Park

29 May 1836–26 January 1910 (Age 73)
Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Park was born on 29 May 1836, in Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States, his father, Milo Park, was 32 and his mother, Henrietta Myers, was 26. He had at least 4 sons and 5 daughters with Elizabeth Marie Myers. He lived in Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Glade Township, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died on 26 January 1910, in Glade, Warren, Warren, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Park
Elizabeth Marie Myers
Milo Harrison Park
Willard Henry Park
Marietta Park
Nancy Anne Parker
Ester Jane Park
Henrietta " Nettie" Park
Jessie Louise Park
Jerome Garfield Park
Charles Augustus Park

Spouse and Children



+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Henrietta Myers




    Chester Parks


    Charles Parks


    Henry Park



    Marietta Park


+4 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 27

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 27

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

A name with many origins, to which other, rarer names have been assimilated. The principal sources are:1. English and Scottish: from Middle English, Old French parc ‘park’; a metonymic occupational name for someone employed in a park or a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a park. In the Middle Ages a park was a large enclosed area where the landowner could hunt game. 2. English and Scottish: from a medieval pet form of the personal name Peter . Compare Parkin . 3. Swedish: ornamental name from park ‘park’. 4. Korean: variant of Pak .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Park, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Samuel Parks in household of Meile Parks, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sammuel Parks, "United States Census, 1900"

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