Maximillian Parker

8 June 1844–28 July 1938 (Age 94)
Accrington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Maximillian

When Maximillian Parker was born on 8 June 1844, in Accrington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Parker, was 24 and his mother, Ann Ruth Hartley, was 25. He married Ann Campbell Gillies on 12 July 1865, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Cannonville, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1900 and Bear Valley Junction, Garfield, Utah, United States in 1910. He registered for military service in 1866. He died on 28 July 1938, in Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Circleville Cemetery, Circleville, Piute, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Maximillian Parker
Ann Campbell Gillies
Marriage: 12 July 1865
Robert LeRoy Parker
Daniel Sinclair Parker
Arthur H. Parker
Jean Ann Parker
William Moroni Parker
Susan Knell Parker
Maxmillian Ebenezer Parker
Blanche Alice Parker
Lula Christine Parker
Mark D'Lafiet Parker
Nina Grace Parker
Leona Hartley Parker
Joseph Rawlins Parker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 July 1865Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire
    Age 6
    When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 26
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    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.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Robert Leroy Parker, Maxmilian Parker & Ann Gillies History

    Robert Leroy Parker was born April 13, 1866, in Beaver, Utah, the first of 13 children born to British immigrants Maximillian Parker and Ann Campbell Gillies.[2][3][4] The Parker and Gillies families …

    Sources (47)

    • Max Parker in entry for Blanche Alice Stark, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Maxmillian Parker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Maxmillian Parker, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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