Alice Haskell Parks

Female2 April 1875–6 February 1943

Brief Life History of Alice Haskell

When Alice Haskell Parks was born on 2 April 1875, in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States, her father, Frank Oscar Parks, was 34 and her mother, Lucinda Ellen Haskell, was 25. She married David Andrew Markham on 4 March 1896, in Glenn, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Glenn, California, United States in 1920 and Willows, Glenn, California, United States in 1930. She died on 6 February 1943, in Benicia, Solano, California, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Willows Cemetery, Willows, Glenn, California, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Alice Haskell? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

David Andrew Markham
Alice Haskell Parks
Marriage: 4 March 1896
Gladys Emeline Markham
Eunice Murial Markham
Edgar Hanford Markham Sr.
Harry Parks Markham
Frankie Ila Markham
Ellen Eloise Markham
Alice Laverne Markham

Sources (23)

  • Alice H Parks in household of Frank Parks, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Alice Parks in entry for Naltor Valery Wilson and Gladys Emeline Mardham, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Alice H Markham in household of David A Markham, "United States Census, 1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 March 1896Glenn, California, United States
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 1

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

    Age 16

    Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 21

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning


    variant of Park 1 with genitival, plural, or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    variant of Perk , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.