Francis Parkman (1823 - 1893)

‹ Back to Parkman surname

16

Matches

0 11 5
Adds more complete birth place, more complete burial place, story, middle name and child(ren).

View Francis Parkman's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to Francis Parkman
  • Request to view Francis Parkman's family tree

Share

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Occupation: writer, historian
Managed by: Doug Robinson
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Francis Parkman

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Parkman

Francis Parkman (September 16, 1823 – November 8, 1893) was an American historian, best known as author of The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life and his monumental seven-volume France and England in North America. These works are still valued as history and especially as literature, although the biases of his work have met with criticism. He was also a leading horticulturist, briefly a Professor of Horticulture at Harvard University and the first leader of the Arnold Arboretum, and author of several books on the topic.

view all

Francis Parkman's Timeline

1823
September 16, 1823
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1851
August 29, 1851
Age 27
Brookline, Ma
1858
August 22, 1858
Age 34
1893
November 8, 1893
Age 70
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
????
????
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States