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William Marion Francis ParkeAge: 54 years18721927

Name
William Marion Francis Parke
Given names
William Marion Francis
Surname
Parke
Birth November 24, 1872 37 20
Death of a fatherJacob Parke
May 11, 1874 (Age 17 months)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 5 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a paternal grandfatherElbert Taylor Parke Sr.
March 28, 1898 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 25 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 43 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 44 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 45 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death November 19, 1927 (Age 54 years)
Last change March 14, 202216:34:24

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
Jacob Parke
Birth: June 25, 1835 25 24Madison, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 11, 1874Linn, Kansas, United States
mother
Marriage: February 9, 1872Linn, Kansas, United States
9 months
himself
William Marion Francis Parke
Birth: November 24, 1872 37 20Pleasanton, Linn, Kansas, United States
Death: November 19, 1927Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, United States

William Marion Francis Parke has 6 first cousins recorded

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