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Richard Parker

Birthdate: (81)
Birthplace: Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, USA
Death: Died in Hinckley, Millard, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Hinckley, Millard, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Parker, Jr. and Maria (Marja) Parker
Husband of Betsey Ann Burke
Brother of Maria Hilton
Half brother of Alice Rebecca Isom; John Samuel Parker; Elizabeth Winder; Mary Ann Richards; William Parker and 10 others

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About Richard Parker

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Birth: Jan. 21, 1859 Taylorsville Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Death: Jan. 20, 1941 Hinckley Millard County Utah, USA

Richard Parker was a son of John Parker, Jr. and Maria Jackson Normington Parker.

He married Betsy Ann Burke January 28, 1880 in the L.D.S. temple in Saint George, Washington County, Utah.

The following obituary is compliments of findagrave member, Karen Shurtz. illard County Chronicle 1/23/1941


Richard Parker died at the age of 82 from ailments incident to age at his home on Monday. He was born in Salt Lake County in 1859, and would have been eighty-two on Tuesday the 21st. He was a son of John and Marie Jackson Normington Parker. His father was called to settle at Virgin, Washington County, and was the first bishop in that town. Mr. Parker was prominent in civic affairs and took an active part in the LDS Church. He came to Millard County in 1900 with his wife, Betsy Burke Parker, settling in Abraham and in 1908 moved to Hinckley. Mrs. Parker preceded him in death dying about four years ago. He is survived by six daughters, Mrs. Higgs and Mrs. Ida Moffett, both of Glendale, Cal.; Mrs. Lovina Fullmer of Grace, Idaho; Mrs. Mabel Stockman of Portland, Oregon; Mrs. Marie Keele and Mrs. Wealthy Hanson, both of Ogden and a son Ianthus Parker of Ruth, Nevada. Funeral services were held in the Hinckley ward chapel Wednesday, and interment was in the Hinckley cemetery.

Sources of the data are personal records of W. Bruce Hilton, the L.D.S. International Genealogical Index, the L.D.S. Ancestral File, the State of Utah Death Certificate, the Utah State Historical Society and findagrave members, Karen Shurtz.

State of Utah death certificate of Richard Parker

Family links:

  • John Parker (1812 - 1886)
  • Maria Jackson Parker (1819 - 1881)
  • Betsy Ann Burke Parker (1861 - 1936)
  • Ianthus Richard Parker (1900 - 1988)*
  • Lucile Parker (1905 - 1915)*

Burial: Hinckley City Cemetery Hinckley Millard County Utah, USA Plot: 03 18 01

Maintained by: W. Bruce Hilton Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So... Record added: Feb 02, 2000 Find A Grave Memorial# 69531

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Richard Parker's Timeline

January 21, 1859
Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, USA
July 4, 1877
Age 18
January 20, 1941
Age 81
Hinckley, Millard, Utah, USA
January 22, 1941
Age 81
Hinckley, Millard, Utah, USA
November 8, 1967
Age 81