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Marvin Sylvanus "Marve" Parker
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1863
Ashtabula
Ashtabula County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1929
Crosbyton
Crosby County
Texas, USA

The story of Marvin S. Parker family move from Nebraska to Texas in related in USGenWeb Project Crosby County, Texas on page 424.

OBITUARY: October 7, 1929 - Custer County Historical Society, Inc., P.O. Box 334, Broken Bow, Nebraska
"Marvin S. Parker, formerly of Arcadia, Nebraska, died at his home 7 miles north of Crosbyton on Monday. His death came as a result of heart trouble which confined him to his bed last Thursday. He was born November 13, 1863 at Andover, Ohio, and died at the age of 65 years, 10 months and 10 days. He moved west with his parents to Grand Island, Nebraska where he met and married Miss Bertha White. From Nebraska, he came to Crosbyton. He is survived by his wife, 9 children, 9 grandchildren and 2 sisters. The children are Ira, Robert and Theodore Parker, all of Littlefield, Mrs. Alene Fowler of Muleshoe, Mrs. Dora Fowler of Baileyboro, and Claussen, Stanley, Ada and Florence who live at home with the mother. His two sisters surviving are Mrs. A. Fowler and Mrs. Howard Goddard of Venice, California. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at the First Methodist Church of Crosbyton, Texas, conducted by Rev. T. A. Johnson and he was buried in the Crosbyton Cemetery with A.A. Hatchell, local undertaken in charge. (Taken from the Crosbyton, Texas paper) Mr. Parker came to Crosbyton from Arcadia, Nebraska in 1917 and has since been one of the most prominent farmers in the community at Crosbyton."

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeremiah B Parker (1823 - 1906)
  Orpha Finlaw Parker (1829 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha Viola White Parker-Wickard (1875 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Harry Chester Parker (1896 - 1897)*
  Dora Orpha Parker Fowler (1898 - 1994)*
  Ira Marvin Parker (1900 - 1979)*
  Alene Myrth Parker Fowler (1901 - 1982)*
  Abner Claussen Parker (1903 - 1961)*
  Theodore Sylvanus Parker (1905 - 1979)*
  Robert Jacob Parker (1908 - 1993)*
  Mabel Alice Parker (1909 - 1911)*
  Stanley James Parker (1912 - 1992)*
  Roland David Parker (1913 - 1915)*
  Ada M. Parker Vaughn (1917 - 2010)*
  Florence Mavis Parker Elliott (1919 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  David B Parker (1844 - 1862)**
  Maria Jane Parker Tobias (1845 - 1870)**
  Ira Canon Parker (1846 - 1909)**
  Leander Jeremiah Parker (1848 - 1886)**
  Lavina Elizabeth Parker Lawrence (1849 - 1898)**
  Jacob E. Parker (1852 - 1921)*
  James Peter Parker (1853 - 1915)*
  Deborah Sophia Parker York (1855 - 1905)*
  Marvin Sylvanus Parker (1863 - 1929)
  Mary Emma Parker Fowler (1865 - 1944)*
  Nellie Martha Parker Goddard (1870 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Crosbyton Cemetery
Crosbyton
Crosby County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Charlotte Hopkins
Originally Created by: jphil090855
Record added: Jul 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54552875
Marvin Sylvanus Marve Parker
Added by: Charlotte Hopkins
 
Marvin Sylvanus Marve Parker
Added by: Charlotte Hopkins
 
Marvin Sylvanus Marve Parker
Added by: Charlotte Hopkins
 
 
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In loving memory of my GrGrandfather who worked hard to care for his family! Is 65:20-25
- Charlotte Hopkins
 Added: May. 22, 2011
 
 
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