Jessie Parker

Male21 March 1849–31 October 1936

Brief Life History of Jessie

When Jessie Parker was born on 21 March 1849, in Alabama, United States, his father, Alfred Parker, was 46 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Chestnut, was 26. He married Claudia Ann Mcduffie on 19 September 1872. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Pera, Geneva, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Hacoda, Geneva, Alabama, United States in 1910. He died on 31 October 1936, in Okaloosa, Florida, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Hacoda, Geneva, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jessie Parker
1849–1936
Claudia Ann Mcduffie
1850–1930
Marriage: 19 September 1872
Henry A Parker
1873–1918
George W Parker
1875–1896
Mary Elizabeth Parker
1877–1931
James Mack Parker
1880–1938
Frank M Parker
1882–1967
William S Parker
1884–1964
Eliza A Parker
1887–1957
Martha J Parker
1890–1907
Alfred Bascom Parker
1892–1971
Authur Parker
1893–1971
John A Parker
1895–1929

Sources (17)

  • Jesse Parker in household of Alfred Parker, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Jessie Parker - Government record: birth: 21 March 1849; Alabama, United States
  • JESSE PARKER, "BillionGraves Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 September 1872
  • Children (11)

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    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1861

    Age 12

    Florida has had 6 Constitutions since it became a state. The first Constitution was drafted in Saint Joseph, now known as Port St. Joe. Presently Florida is governed by the Constitution of 1968.

    1863

    Age 14

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 23

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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.

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