William Thomas Parker

21 October 1844–11 September 1910 (Age 65)
Franklin, Warren, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of William Thomas

When William Thomas Parker was born on 21 October 1844, in Franklin, Warren, Ohio, United States, his father, Thomas Parker Sr., was 36 and his mother, Adaline Stoutenborough, was 16. In 1910, his occupation is listed as farmer in Franklin, Ohio, United States. He died on 11 September 1910, in Franklin Township, Warren, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Woodhill Cemetery, Franklin, Warren, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Parker Sr.
1808–1890
Adaline Stoutenborough
1828–1898
William Thomas Parker
1844–1910
Daniel S. Parker
1848–1906
John T. Parker
1850–1943
Charles P. Parker
1853–1912
Sarah A. "Sallie" Parker
1856–1915
Joseph S. Parker
1856–1916
Anthony Parker
1861–1899
Eleanor Stoutenborough "Ella" Parker
1864–1931
Adeline Parker
1864–1935

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World Events (8)

1846
Age 2
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age 16
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863
Age 19
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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.

Possible Related Names

Parkman
Parkerson
Parkey
Park

Sources (7)

  • Legacy NFS Source: William T. Parker - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth-name: William Thomas Parker
  • Wm T Parker in household of Thomas Parker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007

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