John Parker, Sr. (1759 - 1832)

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About John Parker, Sr.

Birth: Jun. 24, 1759 Death: Apr. 20, 1832

Continental Congressman. Born in Charleston, South Carolina, he graduated from the Middle Temple, London, England, returned to South Carolina, was admitted to the bar in 1785 and commenced to practice law. In 1786, he was elected to the Second Continental Congressman and served until 1788. After his term, he retuned to his plantation in Charleston, South Carolina and engaged in the cultivation of rice until his death at age 72. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith)


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Spouse:
 Susannah Middleton Parker (1760 - 1834)*

Children:
 Henry Middleton Parker (____ - 1849)*
 John Parker (1787 - 1849)*
 Emma Angelina Parker Lynah (1792 - 1865)*
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Burial: Saint James Goose Creek Cemetery Goose Creek Berkeley County South Carolina, USA


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Maintained by: Find A Grave Record added: Nov 09, 2002 Find A Grave Memorial# 6914793 http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6914793

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John Parker, Sr.'s Timeline

1759
January 24, 1759
1786
December 24, 1786
Age 27
1787
1787
Age 27
Charleston, SC, USA
1792
August 26, 1792
Age 33
CharlestonCharleston CountySouth Carolina, USA
1832
April 20, 1832
Age 73
April 20, 1832
Age 73
Goose Creek, Berkeley, SC, USA
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