George Leslie Parks

4 December 1899–2 August 1956 (Age 56)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Leslie

When George Leslie Parks was born on 4 December 1899, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William B "Parker" Parks, was 28 and his mother, Cora Lenora "Dora" Baxter, was 23. He lived in Barton, Tioga, New York, United States in 1915. He died on 2 August 1956, in Tioga, New York, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

William B "Parker" Parks
1871–1940
Cora Lenora "Dora" Baxter
1876–1963
Willard Parks
1898–1971
George Leslie Parks
1899–1956
Harry Lloyd Parks
1903–1977
Martha Ellen Parks
1906–1938

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Male1898–1971Male

    Male1899–1956Male

    Harry Lloyd Parks

    Male1903–1977Male

    Martha Ellen Parks

    Female1906–1938Female

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 6

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Park 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • George Park in household of William B Park, "New York State Census, 1915"
  • George L Parks in household of William B Parks, "New York State Census, 1915"

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