Thomas Parker

1786–
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Parker was born about 1786, in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Joshua Parker, was 45 and his mother, Mary Hitchcock, was 41.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Parker
1741–1786
Mary Hitchcock
1745–1786
Stephen Parker
1766–
Thomas Parker
1786–
Mabel Parker
Lydia Parker
1769–
Jared Joshua Parker Jr.
1770–1854
Hannah Parker
1773–
Chestina Parker
1777–
Eber ( Heber) Parker
1779–
Jared Parker
1780–1852
Mary Parker (Twin)
1782–
Miriam Parker (Twin)
1782–

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World Events (3)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 0

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 1

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 · Connecticut Becomes the 5th State

Age 2

Connecticut became a state on January 9, 1788. In 1650, before it was a state, the boundary of Connecticut ran north from the westside of Greenwich Bay and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. During the 1600s, Westmoreland County was in Connecticut when the boundaries were changed Westmoreland County went to Pennsylvania.

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.

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