Monday, December 17, 2012

Amanuensis Monday: Parker and Coleman of Vermont

Sixth in a series transcribing the hand-written notes found in the BISHOP family file at the New York State Library in Albany.  This paper lists the dates of birth and death of Simeon Parker (or Barker) and Ruthene Coleman, as well as their six children in the 1840s and 1850s.  The last name may be Parker or Barker.  In other records in the file, the name looks like Barker.  In the 1850 census provided below, the name is Parker.






Family Record of Simeon Parker

Simeon Parker.  Born March 30, 1811.
Married Ruthene Coleman.  Born May 13, 1815.
Henry Parker.  Born June 23, 1839.
Houghton James Parker.  Born March 25, 1841.
George Francis Parker.  Born July 8, 1843.
Rosanna Viora Parker.  Born Sept 18, 1844.
Simeon Augustene Parker.  Born April 21, 1851.
Albertine Adora Parker.  Born Dec 6, 1853.

Rosanna Viora Parker died April 1.  2 y, 6 mo, 18 da.
Ruthene Parker died Feb 2, 1868.  52 y, 8 mo, 18 da.
Henry C Parker died Jan 18, 1893.  53 y, 6 m, 23 d.
Simeon Augustus Parker died Mar 2, 1900.  48 yrs, 10 mos, 9 dy.
Simeon Parker died Aug 3, 1900.  89 yr, 4 m, 4d.
Houghton Parker died Feb 9, 1926.  84 y, 10 m, 15 d.
George Francis Parker died Oct 12, 1933.  90 y, 3 m, 4d.



1850 United States Federal Census
Marlboro, Windham County, Vermont