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
Lucinda Farrell
Marriage: 7 March 1843
Caroline Parks
John A. Parks
James M Parks
Margaret Parks
Nancy Parks
Louisa Parks
William Henry Parks
Charles Parks

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. 


Historical Boundaries: 1826: McDonough, Illinois, United States


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

Name Meaning


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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