...1880 Copiah Co Census lists John A PARKER age 22 as head of household with his mother, Misouri P age 52, and sister Melissie J age 18. Unfortunately, there is no mention of mothers maiden name or fathers name. Buried next to JA PARKER b 1858 d 1926 MS and wife Tillie SLAY PARKER b 1857 are James H PARKER b 1898 d 1965 James K - no dates (b abt 1854 by Census below), and Mrs James K 18 Mar 1864 d 1943. All are buried in the Terry Cemetery, Hinds Co.
1880 Beat 2, Copiah Co, MS living 2 households away from John A. PARKER Samuel NICHOLS age 61 born SC Father born GA Mother born SC Martha C. wife age 50 born SC Parents born SC Samuel F. son age 22 born MS Julia C. daughter age 15 born MS Bulah E. daughter age 13 born MS James K. PARKER other age 26 born MS Father born LA Mother born AL
Julia C was born in 1864 - the same year as Mrs JK Parker - hmmmm...
Also looking for info on both Frances PARKER b abt 1820 m Thomas Norman NORRELL b 1822.
Any info would be appreciated as I have been at these people for over two years now - arrgh! thanks Pat