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Joshua Parke

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Preston, New London, Connecticut
Death: March 14, 1751 (61)
Preston, New London Co., CT, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Parke, of New London and Hannah Parke
Husband of Rachel Parke and Rachel Avery
Brother of Hannah Fanning; William Parke; Judith Palmeter; Matthias Parke; Deborah Williams and 3 others

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About Joshua Parke

Left no surviving children, as none are mentioned in his will.

Film #5054 Probate Records of Norwich 1748 to 1757 Joshua Parke's

will 151/2, Inven. 152/3, Acct 154/5/6 24 Mar 1751 [copy]

26 Feb 1751 I joshua Park of Preston ... aged in years ...

wife Rachel Park 2/3 of all moveables use of 1/2 of all my buildings

and 1/3 part of all my lands, my negro map Bristo shall live wiht his

mistress so long as she shall need him and after his mistress hath don

with him he is to be free and be his own man and be a servant no


to my Loving Cousin Thomas Fanning, John Parish, Lucy Parke the other

1/3 of my moveable estate equally divided among them and my lands

being under such circumstances I giveit not away but leave it with the

other halfof my buildings to these to whom it doth justly belong

wife Rachel Executrix. Signed Joshua J. Parke his mark.

Wit: Thomas Woodward, Phebe Parke, Rachel Park her mark.

29 Mar 1751 Phebe Park & Rachel Parke tow of the wittnesses made oath

29 Mar 1751 Mr. Thomas Woodward decared against his conscience to take

an oath did then solomanly declare

Inventory of Joshua Park late of Preston who departed this life 14 Mar

1751 in the 65th year of his age

p. 181 The executors of Mr. Joshua Parke late of Preston exhibited an

account of charges and of debts paid amounting to the sum of L110-1017

3 May 1752.

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Joshua Parke's Timeline

January 11, 1690
Preston, New London, Connecticut
March 14, 1751
Age 61
Preston, New London Co., CT, United States
March 18, 1930
Age 61
May 29, 1930
Age 61
October 25, 1963
Age 61
March 29, 1997
Age 61
February 4, 1998
Age 61