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Charles Parker
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1809
Cheshire
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1902
Meriden
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

Founder of the Charles Parker Company which produced a famous shotgun and numerous other items including vises, coffee mills, spoons, clocks and piano benches.
First Mayor of Meriden, Connecticut.
Son of Stephen and Rebecca Stone Parker of Cheshire, husband of Abi Lewis Eddy. They had 10 children. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Abi Lewis Eddy Parker (1811 - 1880)*
 
 Children:
  Dexter Wright Parker (1849 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Cemetery
Meriden
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Section 3
 
Created by: Jan Franco
Record added: Apr 13, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10765812
Charles Parker
Added by: Jan Franco
 
Charles Parker
Added by: Jan Franco
 
Charles Parker
Added by: Jan Franco
 
 
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Rest in peace, cousin, I'll see you in Heaven. Our family has not forgotten.
- FordGalaxy1963
 Added: Apr. 13, 2010
As an owner of 2 Charles Parker vises, I have done some research on them and stumbled upon this poem, which I thought would be nice for this site. My name is Parker: I won't turn away what's told of me I'm old, I'm scarred, just lik...(Read more)
- carl webb
 Added: Apr. 3, 2010
 
 
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