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Descendants of Solomon Parks
A Virtual Cemetery created by: Bonnie Parks
Description: Below are the descendants of Solomon Parks, pioneer, who left home at the age of 13 from North Carolina and traveled on horseback from place to place until he ended up in Austin in 1846. He panned for gold in California and returned to Goliad, Texas where he amassed a fortune and accumulated 14,000 acres at his death in 1914.ACCORDING TO HIS ATTORNEY SOLOMON PARKS WAS ' GENEROUS, A GOOD NEIGHBOR AND EASY TO GET ALONG WITH, PROVIDED THE OTHER FELLOW HAD HIS RESPECT AND CONFIDENCE, SOUGHT TO BE TAKEN, HE WAS A GOOD AND LASTING ENEMY.'HIS TOMBSTONE READS: HE RODE ON HORSEBACK FROM THE ATLANTIC TO THE PACIFIC. HE CAME TO GOLIAD IN 1851. NO ONE IN NEED EVER APPEALED TO HIM WITHOUT RECEIVING ASSISTANCE.
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Branecky, Lorna Vera Parks 106731765
b. Feb. 24, 1928 d. Mar. 12, 2013
San Geronimo Cemetery
Seguin
Guadalupe County
Texas, USA
Donoghue, Louise Huggins 34358351
b. Nov. 24, 1908 d. Mar. 31, 2003
Holy Cross Cemetery
Goliad County
Texas, USA
Donoghue, William Thomas "Bill" 21577837
b. Nov. 13, 1932 d. Aug. 22, 2007
K-8 Ranch
Victoria County
Texas, USA
Goodman, Martha Jean Parks 27386601
b. Jul. 9, 1933 d. Jun. 4, 2008
Galveston Memorial Park
Hitchcock
Galveston County
Texas, USA
Huggins, Ida Laura Parks 34377012
b. Dec. 18, 1879 d. Jan. 22, 1961
Forest Park Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Parks, Cyrus Brohier, Sr 5036398
b. Nov. 6, 1875 d. Dec. 18, 1959
Oak Hill Cemetery
Goliad
Goliad County
Texas, USA
Parks, Helen Altman 5036396
b. Oct. 26, 1904 d. Dec. 2, 1996
Oak Hill Cemetery
Goliad
Goliad County
Texas, USA
Parks, Louise Lucas 5036399
b. Jul. 4, 1851 d. Mar. 12, 1943
Oak Hill Cemetery
Goliad
Goliad County
Texas, USA
Parks, Pryor Dore' 51035279
b. Oct. 5, 1925 d. Jan. 18, 2010
Hayes Grace Memorial Park
Hitchcock
Galveston County
Texas, USA
Parks, Sol Minchen 5036397
b. Mar. 14, 1905 d. Sep. 4, 1977
Oak Hill Cemetery
Goliad
Goliad County
Texas, USA
Parks, Solomon 5036395
b. Sep. 20, 1831 d. Nov. 7, 1914
Oak Hill Cemetery
Goliad
Goliad County
Texas, USA
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