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Roger Parke, Sr. b. 25 Jun 1648 Hexham, Northumberland Co., England d. 1731 Hopewell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Roger Parke, Sr.[1]

Male 1648 - 1731  (82 years)


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  • Name Roger Parke  [2, 3
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 25 Jun 1648  Hexham, Northumberland Co., England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 25 Jun 1648  Cartmel Parish, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Along with his siblings
    Education Sometimes called Dr. because of his knowledge of herbal medicine 
    HONO Served as Justice of the Peace from 1689-1708. 
    Immigration 1682  Crosswicks, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Yeoman 
    Residence 1696  Hopewell, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    PURC Apr 1697  NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 400 acres at Wissamenson on the north side of and along Stoney Brook, part of the Quaker Society’s 30,000 acre tract along the Delaware. (Revel’s Book of Surveys, p. 14)
    PURC 1698  NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 100 acres for daughter Anne
    Religion Church Of England, then Quaker 
    Died 1731  Hopewell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1739, according to Doug Park
    Buried Hopewell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Near the intersection of Mine Rd. and Stoney Brook Rd.
    Person ID I897  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2018 

    Father Allan Parke,   b. 6 Dec 1606, Richmond, Broughton (Furness), Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1667, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth,   b. 1610, Cartmel Parish, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1669, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 1636  Cartmel Parish, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F1357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne Patison,   b. 1658, Hexham, Northumberland Co., England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1731, Hopewell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1676  Taylorbourne, Allendaile, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 10
    • Roger Parke was an active Quaker, or member of the Society of Friends, during at least the middle part of his life, as shown by various records....In 1676, Roger married for the second time: "Roger Parke, formerly of Cumberland, married Anne Pattison at Taylorbourne, Allendaile, Northumberland, England, 2nd month, x day (April 10), 1767." This information is set forth in the Digest of Quaker Marriages for Cumberland and Northumberland Counties, England. The original marriage is reported in the records of the Holme Monthly Meetings, Book 355, page 268, filed in the Cumbria Record Office, The Castle, Cumbria, United Kingdom."
    Children 
     1. John Parke, Sr.,   b. Abt 1676, Northumberland Co., England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1757, Hampshire Co., WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     2. Anne Parke,   b. 1676, Northumberland Co., England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1699, Burlington Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Roger Parke, Jr.,   b. 25 Jun 1684, Burlington Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1755, Hunterdon Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Family ID F428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jun 1648 - Hexham, Northumberland Co., England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 25 Jun 1648 - Cartmel Parish, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1682 - Crosswicks, NJ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1696 - Hopewell, NJ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1731 - Hopewell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hopewell Twp., Hunterdon Co., NJ Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S28] Roger Parke (1682), Hugh Parks, Various, 1998 Vol. 35, No. 2.

    2. [S163] Ancestors of Roger Parke, Immigrant, Cecilia B. Parke.

    3. [S164] Descendants of Dr. Roger Parke, Sr.

    4. [S1012] Parke/Jewell/Robinson/Patison Family - Evans Family WebPage.

    5. [S104] Parke & Cobb Family Genealogy.

    6. [S28] Roger Parke (1682), Hugh Parks, Various, 1998 Vol. 35 No. 3.

    7. [S28] Roger Parke (1682), Hugh Parks, Various, 1998 Vol.35, No.2.

    8. [S28] Roger Parke (1682), Hugh Parks, Various, 1998 Vol.35, No.3.

    9. [S28] Roger Parke (1682), Hugh Parks, Various.

    10. [S1012] Parke/Jewell/Robinson/Patison Family - Evans Family WebPage, Gives the day as 19 Apr 1676.

    11. [S5] Possible Origins of some Park Families in the Eastern Part of Old Rowan County, North Carolina, Percival David Park, p. 181.

    12. [S5] Possible Origins of some Park Families in the Eastern Part of Old Rowan County, North Carolina, Percival David Park, p. 48.

    13. [S28] Roger Parke (1682), Hugh Parks, Various, 1998 Vol. 35, No. 3.


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