Parker Family History
Parker Surname History
Famous people with the surname Parker: Quanah Parker, Comanche chief; Isaac Charles Parker, "the hanging judge"; and Bonnie Elizabeth Parker of "Bonnie and Clyde" notoriety. The Parker family is an old heredity that has migrated all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Parker has spread, it has evolved making it's etymology a challenge to piece together. This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Parker family name, Parker etymology, and records of Parker ancestors. Parker family history has a rich and complex origin of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Parker family members.
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The evolution of Parker starts with the origins of thelast name. Even in the early generations of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
Parker families have emigrated around different countries all throughout history. It was common for a family name to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries, the Parker name may have changed with them.
Parker country of origin
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The nationality of Parker is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Parker may be in dispute depending on whether the family name originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Parker
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The meaning of Parker come may come from a craft, such as the name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Parker come from religious texts such as the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, and so on. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Mrs. David H. (Lena Parker) Sheeks 1887 - ?
- William B Parker
- Daphne Parker
- Allen Parker 1900 - ?
- Mollie Britt Parker 1898 - ?
- ? Parker,
- Julie Mae Parker Grissom 1881 - ?
- Stephen Dean Parker 2001 - ?
- Clara Parker
- Josephine Parker Curtis 1852 - ?
- Almon "Andy" Parker Combs 1903 - ?
- John Parker 1868 - ?
- Joseph Parker Greear 1824 - ?
- Jesse B. Parker 1873 - ?
- Frances Parker 1832 - ?
Parker Family Tree
Famous people named Parker
Famous members of the Parker family:
- Quanah Parker (ca. 1845 or 1852 – February 23, 1911) was a Comanche chief.
- Isaac Charles Parker (October 15, 1838 – November 17, 1896) was known as the "Hanging Judge"
- Bonnie Elizabeth Parker (October 1, 1910 – May 23, 1934) "Bonnie and Clyde"
Nationality and Ethnicity of Parker
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Parker. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Parker family
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Parker spelling variations
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Last names like Parker vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family unions, and countries over generations. In early history when few people could write, names such as Parker were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in government records. This could have given rise misspellings of Parker. Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Parker name are important to understanding the history of the name.