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 John Covington Parks

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John Covington Parks

Birth
Laurens County, South Carolina, USA
Death 13 May 1887 (aged 67)
Williamson County, Texas, USA
Burial Liberty Hill, Williamson County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 11563988 View Source
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John Covington Parks was born Nov. 12, 1819, in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died May 13, 1887, in Liberty Hill, Williamson County, Texas and was buried there in the Liberty Hill Cemetery.
John married Talitha Hullums 12 Nov 1840 in Benton County, Alabama. They were the parents of Mary Elizabeth, John R, Nancy Jennie, J. Walter, and James Parks. James & Walt were twins. John R. died in prison after the Battle of Shiloh. Talitha died on 8 Feb 1855.
John married Isabelle Graham Wilson. She died in 1847 in Tanglewood, Lee County, Texas. Their two children were Ashbel Green Wilson Parks and Lewis F. Parks. Isabelle died in 1857. He then married Rebecca H. Allen and they were the parents of nine children. He was a faithful member of the Old School Presbyterian Church and was a farmer.
He has been found in the 1850,1860, 1880 Census-Texas.


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In memory of John Covington Parks Born Nov 12 1819 Died May 13, 1887 "Blessed are the pure in heat for they shall see
God"


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