Augustus R. PARKS

Male Abt 1825 - 1890  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Augustus R. PARKS 
    Born Abt 1825  Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 1890  Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I31619  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2012 

    Family Harriet GILSON,   b. 27 Dec 1827, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1908  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1846  Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts:

      - Augustus R. Parks, age 25, occupation cordwainer [shoemaker], born New Hampshire.
      - Harriet Parks, age 22, born Massachusetts.
      - Sophronia J. Parks, age 1, born Massachusetts.
      - William M. Parks, age 20, occupation cordwainer, born New Hampshire.

    • 1860 census of Lynnfield, Essex County, Massachusetts:

      - Augustus B. Parks, age 34, occupation shoemaker, born Massachusetts.
      - Harriet Parks, age 31, born Massachusetts.
      - H.A. Parks, age 4, born Massachusetts.
      - C.E. Parks, age 8/12, born Massachusetts.

    • 1870 census of Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts:

      - Augustus R. Parks, age 46, occupation shoemaker, born New Hampshire.
      - Harriet Parks, age 42, born Massachusetts.
      - Mattie A. Parks, age 14, occupation shoe stitcher, born Massachusetts.
      - Carrie E. Parks, age 10, occupation at school, born Massachusetts.
      - Edwin A. Parks, age 8, occupation at school, born Massachusetts.

    • 1880 census of Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts:

      - Augustus R. Parks, age 57, works in shoe shop, born New Hampshire; both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Harriet Parks, age 52, born Massachusetts; father born New Hampshire; mother born Maine.
      - Harriet A. Parks, age 24, daughter, occupation dress maker, born Massachusetts.
      - Caroline E. Parks, age 19, daughter, works in shoe shop, born Massachusetts.
      - Edwin A. Parks, age 18, son, works in shoe shop, born Massachusetts.
      - Jennie M. Parks, age 1, daughter, born Massachusetts.

    Children 
     1. Charles Edward PARKS,   b. Abt Mar 1847,   d. 31 Jan 1848, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. Sophronia Jennett PARKS,   b. 21 Feb 1849, Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Harriet Augusta "Hattie" PARKS,   b. 11 Feb 1856, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1942, Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. Caroline E. PARKS,   b. Abt 1861, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1893  (Age ~ 32 years)
     5. Edwin A. PARKS,   b. Abt 1862, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F10457  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1825 - Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Nov 1846 - Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Feb 1890 - Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Augustus R. Parks appears in the U.S. Civil War Soldiers Records and Profiles, occupation shoemaker from Lynn, Massachusetts, age 37, enlisted 13 August 1862, a corporal of Company E, Massachusetts 38th Infantry Regiment, who survived the war and mustered out on 29 Jun 1863 in New Orleans.

      From American Civil War Soldiers, Augustus Parks received a disability discharge from Company E, 38th Infantry Regiment Massachusetts.


  • Sources 
    1. [S40] LynnMAVR, website: ma-vitalrecords.org/MA/Essex/Lynn.

    2. [S48] Massachusetts Marriages, Ancestry.com website.

    3. [S23] NEHGS, website: www.americanancestors.org.