America Jane Parks

19 October 1866–23 July 1944 (Age 77)
Posey Township, Clay, Indiana, United States

The Life of America Jane

When America Jane Parks was born on 19 October 1866, in Posey, Indiana, United States, her father, Simeon Parks, was 26 and her mother, Fanatta Ann Harshman, was 20. She married James Albert Walker on 26 September 1884, in Yonah, White, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Heralds Prairie Township, White, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Mount Vernon, Black Township, Posey, Indiana Territory, United States in 1940. She died on 23 July 1944, in Carmi, White, Illinois, United States, at the age of 77.

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James Albert Walker
America Jane Parks
Marriage: 26 September 1884
James Leroy Walker
Oscar Walker
Jessie Roberta Walker

Spouse and Children

26 September 1884
Yonah, White, Georgia, United States


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Park 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • America Jane Walker in household of James A Walker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • America J Walker in household of James A Walker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jennie Walker in household of James ? Walker, "United States Census, 1900"

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