William Parke (1711 - 1764) MP

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Birthplace: Hopewell Township, Mercer, NJ, USA
Death: Died in Hopewell Township, Mercer, NJ, USA
Managed by: Mary Niffen
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About William Parke

William Parke was the only one of the name who made a permanent settlement at Hopewell. The records show that in 1755 he owned the farm where Mr. Robert Brophy now [1905]lives, north of the Borough. Mr. Parke died in 1764, aged 52, and his widow, Sarah Parke, was granted letters of administration on his personal estate on March 2, 1764. The rough stone in the old Parke-Larison family plot on the farm of Mr. C. E. Voorhees with inscription “W. P. 1764. A. 52.” without doubt marks his grave, as it is in the Parke row.

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William Parke's Timeline

1711
May 17, 1711
Hopewell Township, Mercer, NJ, USA
1738
October 28, 1738
Age 27
Hopewell, Mercer, New Jersey, USA
October 28, 1738
Age 27
1738
Age 26
New Jersey, United States
1740
November 30, 1740
Age 29
1743
January 8, 1743
Age 31
Hopewell, Hunterdon, New Jersey
1746
September 25, 1746
Age 35
1749
January 25, 1749
Age 37
Hopewell, Hunterdon, New Jersey, USA
1751
May 20, 1751
Age 40
Hopewell, Hunterdon, New Jersey, USA
1751
Age 39