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Jonah Parke

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Alexandria township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States
Death: Died in Alexandria township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States
Place of Burial: Kingwood township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Roger Parke, Jr. and wife of Roger Parke
Husband of Elizabeth Parke and Phoebe Parkes
Father of Nathaniel Parks; Joseph Parks; John Parks; William Parks; Jonah Parks and 1 other
Brother of Anna "Ann" Merrill; John Parke; Roger Parke, III; Thomas Parke; William Parke and 5 others

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About Jonah Parke

Jonah Parke

  • Birth: 1716 - Alexandria, Hunterdon, New Jersey
  • Death: 1778 - Alexandria, Hunterdon, New Jersey
  • Parents: Rodger Parke, unknown wife
  • Married: Elizabeth PARLEE, perhaps

Jonah and his predecessors spelled his name Parke, but in the historical record, his son Nathaniel is consistently referred to as Parks.

During the Revolution, Jonah was fined for refusing to take oath but he would have been too old to enter the Army.  His son Nathaniel and grandson Joseph entered the Loyalist Army.

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Jonah Parke's Timeline

1716
1716
Alexandria township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States
1737
1737
Age 21
1738
1738
Age 22
1740
1740
Age 24
1742
1742
Age 26
1750
1750
Age 34
1752
1752
Age 36
1756
1756
Age 40
1785
1785
Age 69
Alexandria township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States
1785
Age 69
Kingwood township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States