George PARKES

Male Abt 1827 - 1897  (~ 70 years)


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  • Name George PARKES 
    Born Abt 1827 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 3 Mar 1884  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Arrived on the "Sirsa" which had left Plymouth, England 6 Jan 1884. George 47, Rachel 55 [this must be wrong as she had a child in Queensland in 1890. Maybe 35], Hannah 10, Rachel 2.  Also S J Parks, 18.
    FamilySearch ID LV6P-XTG 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LV6P-XTG 
    Died 10 Jan 1897  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Headstone has the wrong year - 1898
    Buried Ipswich General Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I198  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2018 

    Family Rachel POOLE,   b. Abt 1849,   d. 19 Jun 1907, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Jane PARKES,   b. Abt 1866,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Hannah PARKES,   b. Abt 1873, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1915, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     3. Rachel PARKES,   b. Abt 1881,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Edith PARKES,   b. 18 Nov 1884, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +5. George William PARKES,   b. 7 Nov 1890, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1927, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F620  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 3 Mar 1884 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jan 1897 - Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ipswich General Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S423] QSA Assisted Immigration 1848-1912 index [database on-line], (http://www.archives.qld.gov.au), IMM/118 730 Z1961 M1699.

    2. [S218] Perth DPS Passengers Arriving in Australasian Ports, (http://www.perthdps.com), Queensland Migrant Shipping (1876-1885).

    3. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: George Parkes, Death date: 10/01/1897, Mother's name: Mary Whitehouse, Father/parent's name: Richard Parkes, Registration details: 1897/C/2013.