Luther Parkhurst

1811–1814 (Age 2)
Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts

The Life of Luther

When Luther Parkhurst was born on 27 March 1811, his father, Otis Parkhurst, was 29 and his mother, Sarah "Sally" Jones, was 23. He died on 14 February 1814, at the age of 2, and was buried in Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Otis Parkhurst
Sarah "Sally" Jones
Louise Parkhurst
Otis Parkhurst
Luther Parkhurst
Sarah Jones Parkhurst
Izanna E Parkhurst
Dexter Day Parkhurst
Abigail Melba Parkhurst
Lemuel Parkhurst
Irene Morse Parkhurst
Mary Jane Parkhurst
Elizabeth A Parkhurst
Diana L Parkhurst
Adelia Parkhurst
Marian C Parkhurst

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World Events (2)


Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 1

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places called Parkhurst, for example in Sussex, Surrey, and Hampshire.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Luther Parkhurst, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Luther Parkhurst, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Luther Parkhurst, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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