|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1805|
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 1898|
Thompson was the son of Son of Col James Parks & Jane Entrekin.
He married Elizabeth Ingram Dorsey on Jan 11, 1838. They were the parents of four children, three girls and one boy; Mary Jane, Nancy Pickett, Cora B. & John Steele Parks.
Upon the death of his brother Arthur, Thompson assumed ownership of the Parks Family Ferry, that was started by his father James Parks and continued its ownership and operation until his death. The ferry was owned by the Parks family for almost 100 years, and after the death of Thompson it was sold.
Thompson Parks served as a member of the Legislature, as did his father, James.
James Parks (1763 - 1836)
Jane (Jenny) Entriken Parks (1769 - 1869)
John Gilbreth (Galbreath) Parks (1788 - 1862)*
James A Parks (1792 - 1861)*
William Parks (1792 - 1814)*
Arthur Lee Parks (1797 - 1874)*
Isabella Parks Metcalfe (1798 - 1861)*
Landoff Watson Parks (1800 - 1841)*
Mary Steele Parks Davidson (1802 - 1860)*
Thompson Steele Parks (1805 - 1898)
Elvira Esther Parks Carter (1809 - 1877)*
Edward Hall Parks (1813 - 1839)*
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Record added: Sep 24, 2004
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