Sophia Alice Parker

1887–1968 (Age 81)
Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sophia Alice

When Sophia Alice Parker was born in 1887, in Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Hartley Parker, was 23 and her mother, Henrietta Smith, was 22. She died in 1968, in Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Hartley Parker
1864–
Henrietta Smith
1865–1923
Sophia Alice Parker
1887–1968
William Holt Parker
1888–
Nellie Parker
1891–
John Parker
1894–1978
Catherine Parker
1895–1982

Parents & Siblings

  • Hartley Parker

    Male1864–Male

  • Henrietta Smith

    Female1865–1923Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 14

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1908

Age 21

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 27

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Sophia Parker in household of Hartley Parker, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Sophia Parker in household of Hartley Parker, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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