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John Parker
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Birth: 1797
Laurens County
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1863
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

John Parker was born in 1797 in Laurens County, South Carolina. The eldest son of Thomas and Frankey Parker, he was a farmer and married Balinda Youncy prior to 1827. John moved to the Lower Hominy valley just south of Asheville, North Carolina between 1845 and 1850. He passed away in 1863 and was buried in a cemetery on what is now the grounds if the Biltmore Estate. When the Vanderbilts bought the land they had the headstones removed and placed into storage. Attempts to view them have been thus far unsuccessful. 
Family links: 
  Thomas Parker (1768 - 1851)
  Frankey Parker (1779 - 1851)
  Balinda Youncy Parker (1811 - ____)
  James Parker (1827 - 1911)*
  Joseph Parker (1843 - 1914)*
  Eliza Jane Parker Britt (1845 - 1883)*
  John Parker (1797 - 1863)
  Carter Parker (1803 - 1865)*
  John Parker (1805 - 1860)*
  Sarah Parker Avery (1808 - 1857)*
  Salley Parker Avery (1808 - 1857)*
  Abraham B. Parker (1810 - ____)*
  William Parker (1818 - 1854)*
*Calculated relationship
Biltmore Forest
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Jarrod Parker
Record added: May 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89587676

- Jarrod Parker
 Added: Mar. 9, 2014
With love to our Great Great Grandfather, Sue, Jennie and George
 Added: Feb. 24, 2014

- G.Coward Davis
 Added: Jul. 17, 2012
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