Howard Judson Parker

21 December 1850–7 July 1939 (Age 88)
Highland, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Howard Judson

When Howard Judson Parker was born on 21 December 1850, in Highland, Ohio, United States, his father, Thomas Henderson Parker, was 29 and his mother, Mary Joanna Cheever, was 19. He married Viletta Marie Zink on 29 September 1875, in Highland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Highland, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Eagle Township, Barber, Kansas, United States in 1915. He died on 7 July 1939, in Medicine Lodge, Barber, Kansas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Medicine Lodge, Barber, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Howard Judson Parker
Viletta Marie Zink
Marriage: 29 September 1875
Rev Thomas Leroy Parker
Arthur Pearl Parker
Stella Marie Parker
Edward Wayland Parker
Anna Mary Parker
Rev Walter Guy Parker
Rev John Henry Parker
Amy Earl Parker
Robert Neal Parker
Oliver Zink Parker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 September 1875Highland, Ohio, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 22
    Historical Boundaries: 1872: *Barber, Kansas, United States *Spelling changed from Barbour to Barber in 1883
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 25
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    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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    Sources (14)

    • H J Parker, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
    • Howard J. Parker, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
    • Howard Parker in household of Thomas H Parker, "United States Census, 1860"

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