Joseph Jackson Parke

1826–
Monroe, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Joseph Jackson

When Joseph Jackson Parke was born in 1826, in Monroe, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Parke Sr, was 27 and his mother, Anna M Smith, was 23. He married Georgia Ann Gipson in 1846, in Monroe, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Center Point, Monroe, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died in Monroe, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Jackson Parke
1826–
Georgia Ann Gipson
1822–
Marriage: 1846
Phoebe Ann Parks
1848–1916
Christopher D. Parke
1852–
Harvey Joseph Parks
1854–1915
Mary Ellen Parkes
1856–1897
Jeremiah M Parke
1858–1912
Joseph S. Parke
1865–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1846
Monroe, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    Phoebe Ann Parks

    Female1848–1916Female

    Christopher D. Parke

    Male1852–Male

    Harvey Joseph Parks

    Male1854–1915Male

    Mary Ellen Parkes

    Female1856–1897Female

    Jeremiah M Parke

    Male1858–1912Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    James Parke Sr

    Male1799–1879Male

    Female1803–1877Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 4

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1861

Age 35

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Park , found mainly in northern Ireland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J J Parkes, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph J Parks, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jackson Parke, "United States Census, 1860"

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