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About Robert Parke

Moved from Mystic CT to New London to Norwich to Preston.

Married (1) Rachel Leffingwell on 24 Nov 1681 in Saybrook, CT.. Rachel was born on 17 Mar 1647/1648 in Norwich, Connecticut, USA. She died 1692. (2) Mary Rose in 1692. Mary was born in 1655 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. She died in New London, CT.

Children with Rachel Leffingwell:

  1. Rebecca, born 7 Sep 1682 in New London, CT
  2. James, born in 1685 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. He died in Preston, Connecticut, CT.
  3. Joanna, born in 1692 in New London, CT.
	

Children with Mary Rose:

  1. Hezekiah Parke was born in 1695 in Preston, New London, Ct. He died on 10 Feb 1751/1752 in Preston, New London, Ct.
  2. Jemima Parke was born in 1696 in New London, CT.
  3. Robert Parke was born on 10 Oct 1697 in Stonington, New London, Ct.
  4. Keziah Parke was born in 1700 in Preston, New London, Ct.
  5. Margaret Parke was born on 7 Jun 1702 in New London, CT.
  6. Dorothy Parke was born on 15 Apr 1704 in New London, CT.
  7. Rose Parke was born on 30 Mar 1707 in New London, CT.
  8. Unknown Parke was born in 1708 in New London, CT.

Born in New London, Conn., about 1651. The record giving the exact date of his birth was probably destroyed when the British burnt New London. He resided in the northern part of Groton, where he owned large tracts of land. He also owned a farm at Pachaug. For a number of years he attended the Road Church at Stonington, where 2 of his children were baptized. In 1698 he was one of the organizers of the First Church of Preston, and afterwards attended that church.

He was a soldier in King Philip's war.

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Robert Parke's Timeline

1651
1651
New London, CT, USA
1675
January 20, 1675
Age 24
New London, New London, Connecticut, USA
1678
January 28, 1678
Age 27
Preston, New London, Connecticut, USA
1679
April 6, 1679
Age 28
Preston, New London, Connecticut, USA
1680
December 6, 1680
Age 29
New London, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1682
September 7, 1682
Age 31
Norwich, New London, Connecticut
1682
Age 31
Preston, New London County, Connecticut Colony
1683
1683
Age 32
New London (New London) Connecticut
1684
1684
Age 33
Preston, New London, Connecticut, USA