George Wade Parks

#3489, b. May 1873
Father*Thomas Parks b. 2 Aug 1844, d. 31 Dec 1927
Mother*Mary M Harrison b. c 1843, d. 24 May 1909
     George Wade Parks was born in May 1873 West Virginia.1 He was the son of Thomas Parks and Mary M Harrison.
      This family is most difficult to locate, but it appears they may have lived in Ohio.
There is a Draft Record for George Wade Parks born 4 May 1873, living in Glouster, Athens County, Ohio in September (1917-1918).
Wife is Lydia Malvina Parks.

Apparently he was called "Wade."

In 1900, he was living in Trimble, OH, with wife Lydia, married in 1896, born in West Virginia. Children were Riley T, 3, Carlis or Aarlis D, 1 and Charles W, 5/12.

By 1910, (Berkes in the Ancestry Index), they have Riley T, now 13, Carlos D, 11, Charles W, 10, plus Winnifred D, 8, Willie F, 7, Niles D, 5, Mary C, 3, Helen F, 2

Carlos' Birth and Christening record has his mother as "Vina Thorp."
Last Edited=22 Apr 2018


  1. [S254] 1900 US Census Population Schedule, Washington, District of Columbia, US National Archives, Year: 1900; Census Place: Trimble, Athens, Ohio; Page: 11; Enumeration District: 0016.