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Daniel Sprague Parkhurst

Birthplace: CT, USA
Death: Died in Providence, Providence, RI, USA
Place of Burial: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of David Parkhurst and Sybil Parkhurst
Husband of Harriet Martineau Parkhurst
Father of Frank Williams Parkhurst and Edward Clinton Parkhurst
Brother of Edward Clark Parkhurst and Jonathan Goff Parkhurst

Occupation: Artist, engraver
Managed by: Jessica Marie German
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About Daniel Sprague Parkhurst


Daniel Sprague Parkhurst (1831-1907)

Daniel Sprague Parkhurst was an engraver and landscape painter. He was born in Connecticut in 1831 and lived most of his life in Providence, Rhode Island. He married Harriet M. Wheeler on October 20, 1856. He was in partnership with Charles Pabodie as engravers Pabodie & Parkhurst, 1857 to 1858. So far not much is known of his earlier training or later career, but he is known to have painted in the White Mountains. One painting known to be owned by a private collector as of 1985 is titled Franconia Mountains from Franconia Notch, oil on canvas, 14 1/2 x 22 1/2 inches. A second painting owned by a private collector as of 2005 is titled View of Franconia Notch from Little Campton, NH, oil on canvas, 8 x 13 1/4 inches.

Parkhurst died on November 29, 1907 in Providence, Rhode Island, at age 76, having survived his wife by 16 years.


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Daniel Sprague Parkhurst's Timeline

May 4, 1831
October 20, 1856
Age 25
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
July 8, 1862
Age 31
Providence, Providence, RI, USA
March 3, 1864
Age 32
Providence, Providence, RI, USA
November 29, 1907
Age 76
Providence, Providence, RI, USA
Age 75
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States