Neely M Parks

1877–1945 (Age 67)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Neely M

When Neely M Parks was born on 31 October 1877, his father, Zachariah Parks, was 37 and his mother, Burnicia Jane Payne, was 32. He married Melvina V Hancock on 29 May 1912. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Wileys Cove, Searcy, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 10 February 1945, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Neely M Parks
Melvina V Hancock
Marriage: 29 May 1912
Lelan M Parks

Spouse & Children

29 May 1912
Searcy, Arkansas, United States


  • Lelan M Parks


Parents & Siblings

  • Zachariah Parks


  • Burnicia Jane Payne




  • James Sterling Parks


  • Margaret Elizabeth Parks


  • Martha Cynthia Parks


  • Wiley Harrison Parks


  • Male1872–1955Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 6

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Park 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nealy M Parks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nealy M Parks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nealy M Parks in household of Bernecia Parks, "United States Census, 1910"

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