Hannah Parker

10 July 1785–31 August 1865 (Age 80)
Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine, United States

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Parker was born on 10 July 1785, in Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine, United States, her father, Joseph Parker, was 42 and her mother, Abigail Page, was 42. She married Michael Tappan on 19 February 1814, in Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Gardiner, Kennebec, Maine, United States in 1850. She died on 31 August 1865, at the age of 80, and was buried in Sampson Cemetery, Gardiner, Kennebec, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Tappan
1763–1832
Hannah Parker
1785–1865
Marriage: 19 February 1814
Nancy Tappan
1812–1872
David Tappan
1814–1828
Nabby Tappan
1816–
Martha Tappan
1819–1909
Susanna T. Tappan
1822–1901

Spouse and Children

    Michael Tappan

    Male1763–1832Male

    Female1785–1865Female

MARRIAGE
19 February 1814
Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine, United States
children

(5)

    Nancy Tappan

    Female1812–1872Female

    David Tappan

    Male1814–1828Male

    Nabby Tappan

    Female1816–Female

    Martha Tappan

    Female1819–1909Female

    Susanna T. Tappan

    Female1822–1901Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1795

Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1795: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States; 1799: Kennebec, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Kennebec, Maine, United States
1808

Age 23

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a gamekeeper employed in a medieval park, from an agent derivative of Middle English parc ‘park’ ( see Park 1). This surname is also found in Ireland.2 Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish names.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hannah Tappan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Parker in entry for Susan F Tucker, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Hannah Parker in entry for Martha Tappan, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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