Elizabeth Parke

1815–1887 (Age 72)
Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Parke was born on 8 February 1815, in Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, her father, Joseph Robbins Parke, was 26 and her mother, Hannah Hartpence, was 22. She married Joseph Lambert on 7 November 1839, in Shelby, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Mad River Township, Champaign, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Dinsmore Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 16 May 1887, in Shelby, Ohio, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Toland Cemetery, Dinsmore Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elizabeth Parke
1815–1887
Joseph Lambert
1810–1887
Marriage: 7 November 1839
Lambert
1840–1840
Mary E. Lambert
1847–1855
Jonathan Lambert
1850–
Silvester Hill Lambert
1841–1914
Ozias P. Lambert
1843–1862
Easter Jane Lambert
1845–1931
Martha E. Lambert
1849–1870
Levi W Lambert
1851–
Joseph P Lambert
1852–
Jasper Lambert
1860–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 November 1839
Shelby, Ohio, United States
children

(10)

  • Lambert

    Female1840–1840Female

  • Silvester Hill Lambert

    Male1841–1914Male

  • Ozias P. Lambert

    Male1843–1862Male

  • Easter Jane Lambert

    Female1845–1931Female

  • Mary E. Lambert

    Female1847–1855Female

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Robbins Parke

    Male1788–1866Male

  • Hannah Hartpence

    Female1792–1871Female

siblings

(10)

  • Hannah Jane Parke

    Female1809–1846Female

  • John H Parke

    Male1811–1875Male

  • Mary Parke

    Female1813–Female

  • Female1815–1887Female

  • Male1817–1895Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820

Age 5

On January 28, 1820, the New Jersey Legislature incorporated the City of Jersey from parts of the Bergen Township. The city would be reincorporated two more times (January 23, 1829 and February 22, 1838) before receiving its official name. Jersey City became part of the new Hudson County in February of 1840.
1835

Age 20

A strike involving more than 2,000 workers from 20 textile mills in Paterson, New Jersey. Many of those involved were children, Irish, or both. The primary goal of the strike was to reduce the daily working hours from 13.5 to 11. Employers refused to negotiate, but the strike ended with a declaration that the workdays would now be 12 hours during the week and 9 hours on Saturdays. Paterson employers also blacklisted many of the strike leaders and their families.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Park , found mainly in northern Ireland.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Lambert in household of Joseph Lambert, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Lambert in household of Joseph Lambert, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Parke, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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