PIONEER PARKER FAMILY


 
1.  JOSEPH PARKER (son of SAMUEL & SARAH (MESSER) PARKER) was
born in Salem, New Hampshire on 15 Aug 1762.  About 1774 the family moved
to Walpole, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire.  A Revolutionary veteran, his pension
record says: "JOSEPH PARKER, rank not stated, served in Capt. Peter Page's
Company of Vermont Militia, commanded by Lt. Col. Ebenezer Walbridge."  His
name appears on a muster roll, dated Washington, VT, 29 Jan 1762, which states
"Commencing Sept. 2, 1781, ending Nov. 21, 1781.  Number of days mustered
for - 81 days."  Copy of certificate from Adjt. Gen'l office, Montpelier, VT, 
28 May 1897: "I hereby certify that the following is a correct transcript from 
the records on file in this office regarding soldiers during the Revolutionary 
War.  From a payroll dated at pay-table office, Bennington, Mar. 7, 1782, it 
appears that Joseph Parker served as a private, from Sept. 2nd to Nov. 21st, 
81 days in Capt. Page's Company of volunteers in the service of the state, 
commanded by Lt. Col. Ebenezer Walbridge and received 5.80 [pounds].  Also 
mileage money from July 27th to Nov. 25, 1782, 75 miles of travel and received 
1.8 [pounds].  T.S.Peck, Adjt. Gen."


Note:  Additional information about Jeseph Parker is available in the 
Fonda list of Jefferson County Revolutionary Veterans.  For access to those
files, click on the underlined words in this note.


     In the records of the Town of Alstead, Cheshire Co., N.H. is the
following: "Intentions of marriage - Joseph Parker and Judith Watts, both of
Alstead - Apr. 3, 1789, Isaac Temple, T.C."  Also, "Married, Apr. 8, 1789 -
Joseph Parker and Judith Watts by Amos Shepard, J.P."  They apparently moved
to Shrewsbury, VT sometime previous to 1792.

     After the death of his first wife, he married her sister and moved to the
town of Middletown, Rutland Co., VT.  In 1832 they (at least the second family)
moved to Town of Alexandria, Jefferson Co NY, where his brothers Samuel,
James and Nathaniel were already living.  Joseph parker died 25 Feb 1835 and
is buried at Plessis, Jefferson Co.

He married (1) at Town of Alstead, Cheshire Co., N.H. on 3 Apr 1789, by Amos
Shepard, J.P.

JUDITH WATTS who apparently died previous to 1803.  

Children, PARKER:

    2     i   ASA PARKER

    3    ii   MOSES PARKER

    4   iii   SAMUEL PARKER

+   5    iv   POLLY PARKER married JEREMIAH PAUL

    6     v   JONATHAN PARKER

JOSEPH PARKER married (2)

LYDIA WATTS, who was the sister of his first wife.  She died 5 Sep 1843 and
is buried at Plessis Cemetery with her husband.

Children, PARKER:

+   7    vi   PERVILLA PARKER married JOEL DAYTON

+   8   vii   SARAH G. PARKER married DANIEL BARTHOLOMEW

+   9  viii   HARVEY D. PARKER married JANE ANN TANNER, daughter of 
                  ASHLEY & SUSAN TANNER

   10    ix   DERRINDA PARKER

   11     x   ALPHEUS PARKER


5.  POLLY PARKER (daughter of JOSEPH & JUDITH (WATTS) PARKER) was
born 1795 probably in Vermont.  They moved to the Town of Alexandria,
Jefferson County, NY.  POLLY (PARKER) PAUL died 25 Sep 1843 and was
buried at Plessis, Town of Alexandria.

She married

JEREMIAH PAUL, who was the son of JOSHUA & ANNA (HOOD) PAUL of
Tinmouth, VT.  He died 30 Jul 1852, aged 52 years, and was buried in Plessis
with his wife.

Children, PAUL:

   12     i   WILLIAM PAUL

   13    ii   MARY PAUL

   14   iii   MELZAR PAUL

   15    iv   ELI PAUL

   16     v   SALLY PAUL married (---) MARTIN

   17    vi   WARREN PAUL

   18   vii   LOUISE PAUL

   19  viii   WILBUR PAUL

   20    ix   ALLEN PAUL


7.  PERVILLA PARKER (daughter of JOSEPH & LYDIA (WATTS) PARKER)
was born 8 Jul 1803 at Middletown, VT.  She moved with her parents to the
Town of Alexandria, Jefferson County.  She died 22 Mar 1871 and was buried
at Plessis, Jefferson County.

She married 

JOEL DAYTON, who lived near Plessis.  He died 26 Apr 1885, and is buried at
Plessis with his wife.

Children, DAYTON:

   21     i   JANE MARY DAYTON married LORENZO SPALSBURG          
              [Spalsbury?]

   22    ii   MARGARET DAYTON

   23   iii   DORINDA DAYTON married EDWARD SPALSBURG [Spalsbury?]

   24    iv   ANN DAYTON married (1) WILLIAM SHANNON; 
                                 (2) THOMAS HUNTER

   25     v   EMILY DAYTON married JASON WOOD

   26    vi   EGGBERT DAYTON married ELIZABETH ANN COZELL


8.  SARAH G. PARKER (daughter of JOSEPH & LYDIA (WATTS) PARKER)
was born at Middletown, VT on 21 Mar 1807.  She lived in [the Town of?]
Watertown until 1857.  She died 2 Sep 1885 at Blissfield, Mi.

She married 13 Nov 1828

DANIEL BARTHOLOMEW, who was the son of OLIVER & ANNA (LACY)
BARTHOLOMEW.  Daniel was born 19 Jan 1796 at Augusta, Oneida Co. NY. 
He moved to Watertown, Jefferson Co, with his parents when he was four years
old.  He was a farmer.  Daniel and Sarah lived in Watertown until 1857 when
they moved to Attica, Ohio, where Daniel died 25 Oct 1875.

Children, BARTHOLOMEW:

   27     i   WILLIAM BARTHOLOMEW married ADELAIDE BROWN

   28    ii   LYDIA BARTHOLOMEW married LYDIA GURNEE

   29   iii   CELIA BARTHOLOMEW

   30    iv   DELIA BARTHOLOMEW married (1) ANTHONY LENNON; 
                                        (2) Dr HEBBEN CHENNY

   31     v   LAURA ANN BARTHOLOMEW married (1) FRANK C. HOCKER; 
                                            (2) Dr EUROTUS MERRIAM

   32    vi   ANSON BARTHOLOMEW married (1) NANCY SCHUYLER; 
                                        (2) LOIS SHELDON

   33   vii   HARVEY BARTHOLOMEW married GRACE RICHMOND

   34  viii   FRANCIS D. BARTHOLOMEW married (1) ANNIE GRICKER; 
                                             (2) HATTIE DRYER

   35    ix   SARAH A. BARTHOLOMEW, unmarried


9.  HARVEY D. PARKER (son of JOSEPH & LYDIA (WATTS) PARKER) was
born at Middletown, VT on 28 Feb 1809.  He moved to Jefferson Co NY with
his parents in 1832.  He died 7 Jan 1851 and is buried at Plessis, Town of
Alexandria, Jefferson Co.

He married 27 Jan 1845

JANE ANN TANNER, who was the daughter of ASHLEY & SUSAN (---)
TANNER.  She was born 13 Nov 1821, and died 13 May 1899.

Children, PARKER:

   36     i   JAY MARCUS PARKER, d.y.

   37    ii   EDSON ORSO PARKER

   38   iii   GORDON WATTS PARKER

   39    iv   JAY MARCUS PARKER

   40     v   DORINDA PARKER

   41    vi   JUSTIN EDWIN PARKER


 

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