About John Parke
The NY State death certificate of Frederick B. Parke filed in 1910 states the names and birthplaces of his parents.
The records of the Church of Ireland in Boyle, County Roscommon show a record of marriage on December 16, 1844 between John Parke and Elizabeth Bromell. In the online record of that event no names of parents are given, but the address of John Parke is Drumcliff, and the address of Elizabeth Bromell is Boyle.
The National Archives of Ireland has of record a will for John Parke dated March 25, 1889, his death August 27, 1889, and date of grant March 24, 1892. His widow is Eliza Parke, his sons are William B. Parke, John W. Parke, and Frederick B. Parke.
The National Archives of Ireland has of record a will for Phillip Parke who died December 8, 1875 and one of the witnesses to that will is William Brunswick Parke.
The National Archives of Ireland has a record a will for Edward Parke who died November 7, 1910. His widow is Alicia M. Parke, and among their children are George Bromell Parke, Eva Carleton Parke, and Bertha Bromell Parke.