James Parkinson

3 February 1811–26 February 1875 (Age 64)
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of James

James Parkinson was born on 3 February 1811, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Edward Hill and Betty Parkinsen. He married Martha Sinker on 23 June 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 26 February 1875, in Milton, Morgan, Utah, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

James Parkinson
1811–1875
Martha Sinker
1823–1897
Marriage: 23 June 1866
Ellen Saxon Parkinson
1841–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 June 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1812
    Age 1
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1825 · Museum of Lancashire
    Age 14
    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
    1830
    Age 19
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly northern): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Parkin + -son. This surname has been established in Ireland since the 17th century.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Parkison
    Perkinson
    Parkin

    Sources (10)

    • Parkinson in entry for Peter Parkinson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • James Parkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • James Parkinson in entry for Martha Parkinson, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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