Mary Lee Parks

Female27 June 1867–1953

Brief Life History of Mary Lee

When Mary Lee Parks was born on 27 June 1867, in Auburn, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, her father, Thomas Searles Parks, was 45 and her mother, Nancy C. Poley, was 39. She died in 1953, in Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Searles Parks
Nancy C. Poley
Letitia E Parks
Samuel Conant Parks
Miriam Parks
Minnie Parks
Mary Lee Parks

Sources (7)

  • Mary Lee Park in household of Thomas Searles Park, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Miss Mary Parks in entry for Parks, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Mary Lee Parks in household of Nancy C Parks, "United States Census, 1910"

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Siblings (5)

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.


Age 4

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning


variant of Park 1 with genitival, plural, or post-medieval excrescent -s.

variant of Perk , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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