Thomas Parker

1793–1822
Wedmore, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

Thomas Parker was born in 1793, in Wedmore, Somerset, England, United Kingdom as the son of Ja's Parker and Maria Parker. He married Hannah in 1819, in Wedmore, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. He was buried in Wedmore, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Parker
1793–1822
Hannah
1797–
Marriage: 1819

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1819
Wedmore, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • Ja's Parker

    MaleMale

  • Maria Parker

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 8

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 15

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 22

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Parker, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Parker in entry for Alfred Parker, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Parker, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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