When Isaac Parker was born on 19 July 1802, in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joseph J. Parker, was 34 and his mother, Mary Fisk, was 31. He married Lucy Dunsmore on 2 April 1826, in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 1 October 1875, in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.
English: occupational name from Middle English parker ‘park-keeper’ (Old French parquier, parchier), an officer employed to look after deer and other game in a hunting park (see Park 1). This surname is also very common among African Americans. It has also been recorded since medieval times in Ireland.
Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish names.
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