Francis Elizabeth Parker

Brief Life History of Francis Elizabeth

When Francis Elizabeth Parker was born in December 1866, in Tennessee, United States, her father, David Ewing Parker, was 24 and her mother, Martha I White, was 29. She married James Jackson in 1887, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Chickasaw Nation Reservation, Murray, Oklahoma, United States in 1900 and Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. She died on 11 January 1919, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 52.

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James Jackson
Francis Elizabeth Parker
Marriage: 1887
Lonnie V Jackson
Willie Alene Jackson
Jesse Belle Jackson
Martha E Jackson
Bessie Mae Jackson

Sources (7)

  • Eliza F Parker in household of David Parker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Francis Elizabeth Parker - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Eliza F Parker
  • Parker in entry for Bessie Mae Hobbs, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

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.

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

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