Craighead Parks

Brief Life History of Craighead

When Craighead Parks was born on 28 September 1818, in Ross, Ohio, United States, his father, John Parks, was 45 and his mother, Jane Santee, was 35. He married Lucinda Farrell on 7 March 1843, in Ross, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Industry, McDonough, Illinois, United States in 1865 and Illinois, United States in 1870. He died on 6 June 1898, at the age of 79, and was buried in Industry, McDonough, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Craighead Parks
1818–1898
Lucinda Farrell
1817–1870
Marriage: 7 March 1843
Caroline Parks
1843–1920
John A. Parks
1844–1918
James M Parks
1845–1900
Margaret Parks
1848–1926
Nancy Parks
1851–1905
Louisa Parks
1853–1908
William Henry Parks
1856–1932
Charles Parks
1858–

Sources (12)

  • C H Parks, "Illinois State Census, 1865"
  • Craighead Parks, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Craighead Parks, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

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. 

1826

Historical Boundaries: 1826: McDonough, Illinois, United States

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English:

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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