James Parker

9 September 1783–
Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of James

James Parker was born on 9 September 1783, in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He married Charlotte Eaton on 3 September 1807, in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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James Parker
1783–
Charlotte Eaton
Marriage: 3 September 1807

Spouse and Children

    Male1783–Male

    Charlotte Eaton

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
3 September 1807
Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

World Events (3)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 4

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 5

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

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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  • James Parker, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • James Parker, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • James Parker, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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