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James Willie Parker from Kentucky?

Hi all, I'm desperately trying to find information on my grandfather James Willie Parker who had my father with a woman named Lois Ada Arnold on April 1, 1957 in Ohio. My dad was adopted at age 2 or 3 after Lois and James had parted ways and his name was changed. His birth name was James Arnold Parker. It says on his birth certificate that his dad is James Willie Parker who was born in Kentucky. My father's mother Lois was born in Ohio it says and her birthday is somewhere around January 13,…

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Ruh row Raggy......DNA Delay

Hoping for a resolution from the lab, was getting really excited, but it looks like I am delayed in my yDNA info. Has anyone else run into this recently? Hoping it's just that they are backlogged. Results pending went from an March/April date to a late May/June date....  "We understand your frustration in not receiving your results as anticipated. We appreciate your patience as we work to provide you with reliable, accurate results. There are many possible reasons for your delay, such as our…

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5 Replies · Reply by Sheila Maureen Parker Benisek Apr 10

Update on Mrs. Raymond Parker Fouts.

To all of Ray friends, Just wanted to let you all know that I have heard from Rex Perry a cousin of Raymond Parker Fouts.  Rex wrote me the e-mail below. "Wayne, I thought that I would let you know that I spoke with Raymond Parker Fouts in her home in Florida. She is still suffering the effects of the stroke that she had a year or so ago and does have some heart problems. All in all, she sounded pretty good. I told her that all of the folks who had an interest in genealogy missed her and…

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2 Replies · Reply by Michael R. Parker, O.D. Mar 7

PARKER Y-DNA at Family Tree DNA

Family Tree DNA has changed the format of the "Landing page" for surname projects.  You can see the changes to our page at: https://www.familytreedna.com/groups/parker/about/background All of the previous information is still there.  You can now post photos and messages.  To read and post messages, click on the "activity feed".   An important new feature is a daily discount coupon for DNA test orders.   The coupons are supposed to posted at 10 a.m. central time each day.  The coupon is a one…

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Josephus or Joseph PARKER and wife Nancy Ann ALLEN Family group ydna 7

Josephus or Joseph PARKER was in the civil war fighting for the south.  See Confederate pension record for Nancy Ann PARKER.  Wonder if there is any info in this record to help determine where he was born in Alabama.  1850 Census for Josephus PARKER list his wife Nancy in Houston Co TX.  1860  Census for Joe or Jos PARKER list his wife and children.  Also 3 very other interesting items.  Family next to Josephus PARKER also born Alabama.  Were they from the same area in Alabama these 2…

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Virginia Habash is now a member of Parker Family #7
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Patricia Ross Parker left a comment for Virginia Habash
"Hi again, Virginia - I am fine, thank you.  Appreciate knowing about the Dickson Co. reunion.
Many of us in FG#7 have Dickson County TN ties that extend to Smith and Macon Counies..  Earliest post-War 1812 records start with the Dempsey Parker and J…"
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Virginia Habash left a comment for Virginia Habash
"Hello Patricia,
How are you? I am referring to the Waynick/Parker reunion held in Dickson County Tenneesee in August."
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Patricia Ross Parker left a comment for Virginia Habash
"Hi, Virginia - and Welcome to Parker Heritage.
In your entry post, you refer to "...the reunion...,"  so, to,aid our thousands of website member who might be able to help you, which reunion do you mean?
Patricia Ross Parker, Parker Heritage website…"
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Bonnie Schow posted a blog post
I am looking for Willard Parker and Harriet (Wheeler) Parker who are listed as the parents of George Willard Parker on his 1894 death record in Michigan.  In the 1880 Michigan census, George reports that his parents are from Vermont.  I keep seeing…
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Martha Carolyn Pence Helton replied to Carolyn Sue Feltner's discussion Kentucky Parkers
"Don't debate! Get his DNA done, I have my dad's, mom's, my brother and mine...do you have an ancestry tree? We are needing help too! on the Parker wall the more researchers the better. do u have a facebook account? mine in https://www.facebook.c…"
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Marissa Holt (Parker) replied to Carolyn Sue Feltner's discussion Kentucky Parkers
"Martha,

All I know is what I posted under queries. When I looked up my father's birth certificate on Archives.com all it showed was John Willie Parker and that he was born in Kentucky. My father's mother was born in 1930 in Ohio so I'm guessing my…"
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Martha Carolyn Pence Helton replied to Carolyn Sue Feltner's discussion Kentucky Parkers
"Hi Marissa, there were many Parkers in Knox co ky , then Clay co,Ky . What year was he born and his parents? Which family did you descend from of manerva napier and frank parker?"
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Virginia Habash is now a member of Tennessee Parkers
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Virginia Habash, Marissa Holt (Parker), Linda Angerer and 1 more joined Parker Heritage
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Virginia Habash is now a member of Parker Family Heritage
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Marissa Holt (Parker) posted a blog post
Hi everyone!I'm a newbie and need some help finding more out about my grandfather. My dad was born in 1957 and adopted at around 2-3 years of age and they changed his name. His birth name was James Arnold Parker.I've attempted to find out more about…
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Linda Angerer posted a blog post
Hello.  I just joined the group and was hoping that someone may know something about some of my ancestors.   all I know is J B Parker and his wife Aurane came from Georgia and settled in Covington and Coffee Co.    My great grandmother was Martha (…
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