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Josiah Parke

Birthplace: Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Sayre, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Parke, lll and Hannah Witter
Husband of Sarah Parke
Father of Benjamin Park; Joseph Park; Sybil Park; Dorothy Park; Amos Parks and 4 others
Brother of Abigail Brown; Mary Kimball; Benejah Parke; Thomas Parke, IV, Deacon and Hannah Gore

Occupation: Surveyor/Collector
Managed by: Private User
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About Josiah Parke

He was Surveyor of Preston 1739-49-54, and '55. He was Collector 1744-5.

Josiah was a Preston Surveyor 1739-1754 & Collector 1744-1745. In 1770 came to Wyoming Valley & 1788 went to Old Athens, Litchfield Twp., Bradford, Pennsylvania. He cleared a lot at the state line of Pennsylvania & New York. It is known today as Park Cemetery (where he's buried).

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Josiah Parke's Timeline

May 18, 1709
Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States
September 3, 1732
Age 23
January 17, 1734
Age 24
February 26, 1736
Age 26
Age 28
January 10, 1739
Age 29
Preston, New London, Connecticut, United States
April 11, 1742
Age 32
August 15, 1744
Age 35
Preston, New London County, Connecticut, United States
December 8, 1745
Age 36