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 George W Parker

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George W Parker

  • Birth 1848 Clinton County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 23 Sep 1919 California, USA
  • Burial Parker, Douglas County, Colorado, USA
  • Memorial ID 8714607

Early settler of Pine Grove (now Parker), Colorado. Brother of James S. Parker. Enlisted in the Civil War; served with Company F, 41st Infantry Regiment of Illinios; mustered out August 20, 1864; military record annotated "distinguished service." Aout 1874 he homesteaded 240 acres in the Pine Grove area and operated a saloon. Successfully bid on a mail carrier route between Pine Grove and Franktown, Colorado. Generously donated land for two churches and a creamery. While visiting friends and relatives in California he passed away.


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  • Created by: Fred Beisser
  • Added: 3 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8714607
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George W Parker (1848–23 Sep 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8714607, citing Parker Cemetery, Parker, Douglas County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Fred Beisser (contributor 46555840) .