Parks Eddins Arnold

24 December 1802–4 October 1866 (Age 63)
Lexington, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Parks Eddins

When Parks Eddins Arnold was born on 24 December 1802, in Lexington, South Carolina, United States, his father, William Pettis Arnold, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Eddins, was 21. He married Susan Marie Glenn on 6 May 1828, in Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States in 1850. He died on 4 October 1866, in Coweta, Georgia, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Palmetto, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Parks Eddins Arnold
1802–1866
Susan Marie Glenn
1804–1878
Marriage: 6 May 1828
William Glenn Arnold
1829–1863
Samuel Lewis Arnold
1830–1864
John W. Arnold
1832–1905
Martha Elizabeth Arnold
1834–1908
Charles Arnold
1835–1865
Thomas M. Arnold
1837–1855
Joel E. Arnold
1839–1864
Francis Meriwether Arnold
1843–1873
Park Wesley Arnold
1843–1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 May 1828
Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Pettis Arnold

    Male1775–1832Male

    Elizabeth Eddins

    Female1781–1847Female

siblings

(9)

    Lucinda Arnold

    Female1800–1851Female

    Male1802–1866Male

    James Arnold

    Male1804–1883Male

    Willis Arnold

    Male1807–Male

    Samuel O. Arnold

    Male1811–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · Gerogia's First Land Lottery

Age 1

Georgia’s first land lottery act was signed by Governor John Milledge. The first drawings for the land lottery were held two years later in 1805.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 17

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. 

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from a very widely used personal name of Germanic origin, composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule’. In addition, it has probably absorbed various European cognates and their derivatives (for the forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).2 English: habitational name from either of the two places called Arnold ( see Arnall ).3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name, at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Park E Arnold, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Park E Arnold, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Park E. Arnold, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"

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