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Cherokee CO, NC & later Grove, Delaware CO, OK

Family Group of
William Asbury "Doc" Parker b 22 Mar 1836 Valley River, Cherokee CO, NC d 1 Dec 1913 Grove, Delaware CO, OK
son of Jonathan Parker & Leoma "Oma" or "Omie" Blythe of Marble, Valley River, Cherokee CO, NC

m ca 1855 TO

Nancy Kimsey b 22 Mar 1836? Cherokee CO, NC d Jul 1899 Grove, Delaware CO, OK
dau of

1(F) Sarah Parker b ca 1856 NC

2(M) John Parker b ca 1858 NC

3(F) Lou Ella R. Parker b 9 Dec 1860 Cherokee CO, NC [per dc; 1859 per tombstone] d 12 Sep 1945 Letitia, Notla Township, Cherokee CO, NC buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Culberson, Cherokee CO, NC
Lou Ella (Parker) Rich's death certificate
m 2 Aug 1885 Cherokee CO, NC by G. W. Reynolds, JP, at G. W. Reynolds' home, wit: J. R. Bales, J. D. Parker, & M. C. Parker, TO
Richard Coleman Rich b 4 May 1865 NC d 5 Nov 1952 buried Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Culberson, Cherokee CO, NC

4(F) Caroline Parker b ca 1865 NC

5(F) Susan Parker b ca 1867 NC

6(M) William Parker b ca 1871 NC

(Were there other children not listed above?)

sources: Sandra (Nipper) Ratledge's research on censuses, death and birth certificates, marriage records, draft cards, social security indexes, burial indexes, obituaries, and tombstone inscriptions

Thanks to cousins and friends William M. and Betty Palmer who shared data with me!


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