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Stephen “Steve” ParkerAge: 61 years18351897

Name
Stephen “Steve” Parker
Given names
Stephen
Surname
Parker
Nickname
Steve
Birth June 2, 1835 33 31
Beckwith, Lanark, Upper Canada, United Kingdom
Latitude: N45.0865 Longitude: W76.0685

Baptism September 27, 1835 (Age 3 months)

Birth of a brotherPatrick Parker
March 5, 1837 (Age 21 months)
Beckwith, Lanark, Upper Canada, United Kingdom
Latitude: N45.0865 Longitude: W76.0685

Baptism of a brotherPatrick Parker
March 23, 1837 (Age 21 months)

Birth of a sisterMary Parker
January 7, 1839 (Age 3 years)
Ramsey, Lanark, Upper Canada, United Kingdom
Latitude: N45.23097 Longitude: W76.1936

Baptism of a sisterMary Parker
February 28, 1839 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a sisterAlice Parker
about 1841 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherThomas Parker
April 1844 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherFrancis “Frank” Parker
March 12, 1845 (Age 9 years)
Medical after 1845 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a brother[Leonard] Parker
about 1847 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterJulia Parker
July 10, 1848 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn L. Parker
about 1850 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Parker
January 1, 1851 (Age 15 years)
Census January 11, 1852 (Age 16 years) Age: 17
Immigration about 1857 (Age 21 years)

Census June 1, 1860 (Age 24 years) Age: 22
Military service May 16, 1862 (Age 26 years)
Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States
Latitude: N42.297323 Longitude: W89.622037

Agency: U.S. Army
Military service August 6, 1862 (Age 27 years)
Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Kings, New York, United States
Latitude: N40.606111 Longitude: W74.030833

Residence June 30, 1863 (Age 28 years)
Glen Haven, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.811111 Longitude: W91.008611

Residence from 1863 to 1869 (Age 27 years)
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 34 years) Age: 30
Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.7318 Longitude: W93.71542

MarriageMargaret “Maggie” BurkeView this family
July 12, 1873 (Age 38 years)
Webster, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.426111 Longitude: W94.188611

Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Alice “Mamie” Parker
April 13, 1874 (Age 38 years)
Death of a fatherPatrick Parker
April 28, 1874 (Age 38 years)
Baptism of a daughterMary Alice “Mamie” Parker
June 20, 1874 (Age 39 years)
Saint Mary's Church, Osceola, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.55691 Longitude: W93.05461

Death of a sisterMary Parker
February 20, 1875 (Age 39 years)
Glen Haven, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.811111 Longitude: W91.008611

Divorce filedMargaret “Maggie” BurkeView this family
before June 8, 1875 (Age 40 years)

Property about 1875 (Age 39 years)
Stephen Parker farm, Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.70123 Longitude: W93.71466

Birth of a daughter
#2
Agnes Frances Parker
January 22, 1876 (Age 40 years)
Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.731111 Longitude: W93.731111

Baptism of a daughterAgnes Frances Parker
June 8, 1876 (Age 41 years)
Saint Mary's Church, Osceola, Franklin, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.55691 Longitude: W93.05461

SeparationMargaret “Maggie” BurkeView this family
before April 18, 1877 (Age 41 years)

Incompetency June 12, 1877 (Age 42 years)
Residence July 11, 1877 (Age 42 years)
Medical February 12, 1878 (Age 42 years)
Stephen Parker farm, Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.70123 Longitude: W93.71466

Residence February 27, 1878 (Age 42 years)
Incompetency May 16, 1878 (Age 42 years)
Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.7318 Longitude: W93.71542

Census June 1, 1880 (Age 44 years) Age: 45
Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.7318 Longitude: W93.71542

Shared note: Although Stephen Parker was recorded in the census as living in Clarion with his family, other records indicate he was an inmate at the Iowa Hospital for the Insane at Independence.
Census June 1880 (Age 44 years)
Death of a motherMary Murphy
August 13, 1887 (Age 52 years)
Patrick Parker farm, Washington, Butler, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.583938 Longitude: W92.958354

Census January 1, 1895 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherJames Barnwell Parker
November 27, 1895 (Age 60 years)
Lemon, Los Angeles, California, United States
Latitude: N34.0234 Longitude: W117.8666

Cause: apoplexy
Burial of a brotherJames Barnwell Parker
November 29, 1895 (Age 60 years)
Residence from February 14, 1878 to May 28, 1897 (Age 42 years)
Agency: Iowa Hospital for the Insane
Associateyes

Death May 28, 189721:15 (Age 61 years)
Agency: Iowa Hospital For The Insane at Independence
Burial June 30, 1897 (33 days after death)
Saint John Cemetery, Grant, Wright, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N42.732068 Longitude: W93.704633

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 23, 1830Tubberclaire, Westmeath, Ireland, United Kingdom
10 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
Ellen Parker
Baptism: December 27, 1832 30 28Tubberclaire, Westmeath, Ireland, United Kingdom
Death:
2 years
elder sister
17 months
himself
Stephen “Steve” Parker
Birth: June 2, 1835 33 31Beckwith, Lanark, Upper Canada, United Kingdom
Death: May 28, 1897Iowa Hospital for the Insane, Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States
21 months
younger brother
22 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
11 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
-6 months
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
John L. Parker
Birth: about 1850 48 46Canada West, Province of Canada, United Kingdom
Death: December 31, 1928Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, United States
1 year
younger sister
Family with Margaret “Maggie” Burke - View this family
himself
Stephen “Steve” Parker
Birth: June 2, 1835 33 31Beckwith, Lanark, Upper Canada, United Kingdom
Death: May 28, 1897Iowa Hospital for the Insane, Independence, Buchanan, Iowa, United States
ex-wife
Marriage: July 12, 1873Webster, Iowa, United States
Divorce filed: before June 8, 1875
9 months
daughter
Mary Alice “Mamie” Parker
Birth: April 13, 1874 38 28Iowa, United States
Death: November 10, 1932615 Bellevue Ave, Capitol Hill, Seattle, King, Washington, United States
21 months
daughter
Agnes Frances Parker
Birth: January 22, 1876 40 30Clarion, Wright, Iowa, United States
Death: January 9, 1949Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States

Residence

Known as the Mental Health Institute in later years.

Residence

Known as the Mental Health Institute in later years.

Census

Although Stephen Parker was recorded in the census as living in Clarion with his family, other records indicate he was an inmate at the Iowa Hospital for the Insane at Independence.

Census

Known as the Mental Health Institute in later years.

Census

Known as the Mental Health Institute in later years.

Death

Known as the Mental Health Institute in later years.