Reuben C. Parker

Male1825–1868

Brief Life History of Reuben C.

Reuben C. Parker was born in 1825. He married Fanny Jane Jack on 29 July 1848, in Calais, Washington, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died in 1868, in Calais, Washington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Short Cemetery, Calais, Washington, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben C. Parker
1825–1868
Fanny Jane Jack
1828–1874
Marriage: 29 July 1848
Leander C. Parker
1848–1925
Reuben Curis Parker
1853–1928
Ralph R. Parker
1859–

Sources (19)

  • Ruben C Parker in entry for Ralph R Parker and Dora Wells Coburn, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Reuben Parker in entry for Reuben C Parker, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Ruben Parker in entry for Leander C Parker and Abbie E Daggett Dailey, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 July 1848Calais, Washington, Vermont, United States
  • Children (3)

    World Events (5)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 0

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

    Age 9

    The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 

    1846

    Age 21

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    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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