Robert Harrison Parks1

#1833, b. 13 September 1819, d. 23 April 1904
Father*Robert Parks2 b. c 1775, d. bt 1840 - 1850
Mother*Polly Hardwick2 b. bt 1775 - 1780, d. b 1840
     Robert Harrison Parks was born on 13 September 1819 Kentucky.2 He was the son of Robert Parks and Polly Hardwick.2 Robert and Nancy Ann Buskirk were married 13 September 1843 Wayne County, Virginia.3 Robert Harrison Parks died 23 April 1904, West Virginia at age 84 years, 7 months and 10 days.
     He has been called Harris.

In the 1900 census of Columbia, Douglas County, Washington, we find Robert H Park (b Apr 1819, KY, father b MD, mother b VA), with wife Nancy (b Feb 1828, WV fb OH mb VA, 10 children, 8 living, in the 1900 census. Just a houses away are John and Mary Ella (Workman) Parks, son and DiL

Close by were John O'Flarity, wife Hannah, son Melvin and son Albert.

Children of Robert and Nancy

Last Edited=2 Oct 2019


  1. [S123] NOT PROVEN , Used for "questionable" data, Supposition based on contiguity. Harrison and Charles had adjoining farms. Both married "Buskirks" in Wayne Co., WV. There is a Robert H Parks in military documents. The family called him Harris.
  2. [S77] Gloria Snyder, online unknown url, Gloria Snyder (Washington).
  3. [S120] Letter from Nancy Buskirk Parks (Barry, Douglas County, Washington) to Robert Harrison Parks, 1892; . Letter from Nancy to son Robert Harrison Park, Jr. 1892, transcribed by Kevin Roberts, copy in PLDunford files.