Joshua and Mary had 7 children:
1 James M Parker born Oct 1, 1801 in Shelby County, Kentucky. He died Jun 12, 1859 in Pleasant Valley, Dallas, Texas and was buried on his farm there. Abt 1820 he married Anna Carnell. His occupation was a Methodist Preacher. In 1850, his property value was $1000 in Humphreys County. In 1852, he moved his family to Pleasant Valley, Texas.
Anna was born Jul 27,1798 in North Carolina, to Hubbard Carnell (1761 - 1845) and Elizabeth Dixon (1780 - 1860). Anna died in 1871 in Dallas, Dallas, Texas. James and Anna had 13 children:
Pamela Hubbard Parker born abt 1821 in Humphreys County, Tennessee. Death unknown. She married Robert R Dunlap(1819 - ) and they had 2 children.
John born 1842
Dana M born 1844
Warren Dixon Parker born Jul 11, 1822 in Humphreys County and died Nov 5, 1854. Wife unknown. In 1850 he was a School Teacher and his Real Estate was valued at $200, in Humphreys County, Tennessee.
Marianne E Parker born Sep 20, 1823. Death unknown. Marianne married Thomas H Latimer (1812 - 1894) abt 1843. They had 10 children.
Rufus M Latimer born 1844
James M born 1846
William Perry born 1848
John W born 1850
Thomas Newton born 1852
Anna L born 1855
Robert A born 1857
Mary J born 1860
Clarrey E born 1862
Sidney Carlton born 1866
E Martha Parker born abt 1826 in Humphreys County. Death unknown. She married E M Warren and they had 3 children.
John born 1844
Rufus born 1847
Amanda born 1849
William Clark Parker born abt 1827 in Humphreys County. Death unknown. William married Margaret J (maiden name unknown) in 1851 in Humphreys County, Tennessee. William and Margaret had 4 children.
James F born 1852
David L born 1856
William B born 1862
Mary E born 1866
James M Parker Jr. born abt 1828. Death unknown. Wife's name unknown and she died abt 1850. They had a daughter Katharine born 1836.
Amanda Lena "Leona" Parker born Nov 14, 1829 in Humphreys County. Died Nov 22, 1907 in Texas. She married Jason M Dunlap (1829 - 1886) May 15, 1851 in Collin County, Texas. Jason and Leona had 6 children.
Missouri Ann born 1852
Warren D born 1854
Robert L born 1856 - 1926
Mary Ann born 1858 - 1902
Udora born 1860
Jason P born 1871
Oliver M Parker born Oct 19, 1831 in Humphreys County. Died Jan 11, 1882 in Bairdstown, Lamar, Texas. He married Mary V Whitfield (1841 - 1882). Children unknown.
Malvina Dixon Parker born Dec 7 1833 in Humphreys County. Died Dec 28 1862 in Searcy, White, Arkansas. She married Lewis Comer Smith on Jul 24, 1852 in Humphreys County. They had 6 children.
Amanda Victoria born 1853 - 1941
Eudora Caroline born 1854 - 1938
John Daniel born 1856 - 1935
James Lawrence born 1858 - 1943
William Samuel born 1860 - 1868
Benjamin Lewis born 1862 - 1952
Freedonia M Parker born abt 1836 in Humphreys County. Died before 1859. She marreid James Ervin Smith(1834 - 1905) They had one son James Brison Smith (1855 - 1945).
Francis Jane Parker born Aug 11, 1837 in Humphreys County. She died Jul 1, 1884 in Collin County, Texas. She is buried in Race Catlett Cemetery in Texas.
She married Evan W Bolton Mar 11, 1856 in Tennessee. Francis and Evan had 11 children.
William Henry born 1860 - 1936
Amanda Jane born 1862 - 1938
Malana T born 1865
Mary L born 1867
Sarah E born 1869
Hettie B born 1871
Lucy A born 1873
Margaret P born 1875
Benjamin L born 1877
Anna Augusta Parker was born abt 1839 in Humphreys County. Death unknown. She married W P Armstrong. Children unknown.
Pystil M Parker was born abt 1841 in Humphreys County. He died Nov 1858, in Tennessee at the age of 17.
2 Uriah F Parker 1806 - 1852
3 William S Parker born Oct 12, 1807 in Dismal Creek, DeKalb, Tennessee. He died "Friday" Aug 16, 1878 in Garland, Miller, Arkansas. He was buried on his farm there. He married Josephine D Rudolph (1820 - 1857) Nov 23, 1827 in Waverly, Humphreys, Tennessee. William's occupation was Blacksmith. They lived in Honey Grove, Fannin, Texas in 1860. William and Josephine had 4 children one of which died and the name and gender is unknown.
John R was born Sep 10, 1838 in Waverly, Humphreys, Tennessee. Death unknown and wife unknown.
Robert born 1842 in Waverly. Death unknown and wife unknown.
Warren D born 1846 in Waverly. Death and wife unknown.
After the passing of Josephine, William married Mary Ann Griffitt (1825 - ). They had 2 children.
Rayburn A "Gus" born Nov 12, 1860 in Texas. Died in Boswell, Oklahoma date unknown. He married Cordie Bell Trout(1876 - ) Oct 24, 1894 in Oklahoma. They had 9 children.
Cyrus born 1895
Sacratus born 1896
Alfred Lee born 1897
Virney Mae born 1898
Homer Franklin born 1905
Emrie Pauline born 1906
Conor Atwell born 1907 - 1991
Rosabell born 1910
Naoma Adele born 1913
Mary D was born 1864 in Boswell, Oklahoma. Death unknown. Husband unknown.
4 John W Parker was born Dec 24, 1809 in Tennessee. He died March 9, 1862 in Collin County, Texas. In 1850 he founded the first General Store in the Murphy area in Humphreys County. His first wife was, first name unknown last name Walker (1816 - 1850). They had 6 children:
William C born abt 1836 in Mississippi. Death and wife unknown.
John W born abt 1838. Death and wife unknown.
Sarah born abt 1840 in Mississippi. Death and husband unknown.
James I born abt 1842 in Mississippi. Death and wife unknown.
Eliza A was born abt 1844 in Mississippi. Death and husband unknown.
Samuel Joshua was born Feb 16, 1845 in Yalobusha, Mississippi. He died Dec 30, 1940 in Collin County, Texas. He married Sarah Margaret Wilson (1855 - 1922) Mar 27,1873 in Weston, Collin, Texas. Samuel and Sarah had 7 children.
Thomas W born 1870. Death unknown
Mary Gertrude born 1874 - 1947
Minnie Ola born 1876 - 1881
John A S born 1877 - 1881
William F born 1880
Laura Alice born 1882 - 1912
Tulley Eugene born 1883 - 1928
After his first wife's death, John married Mary Eloise who was born abt 1827 in Tennessee. She died abt 1862 in Texas. John and Mary had 3 children:
Lucy Ann M Parker was born abt 1852 in Mississippi. Death and husband unknown.
Mary E was born abt 1856 in Texas. Death and husband unknown.
Buch Annan was born abt 1858 in Texas. Death and wife unknown.
5 Clark Melton Parker was born Jul 25, 1815 in Stewart, Houston, Tennessee. He died Jul 15, 1898. He was a Farmer in Humphreys County, Tennessee. He married Helena Briggance birth and death dates unknown. She died between 1843 and 1847. They had 5 children:
Carolina Aslesa was born abt 1836 in Tennessee. She died abt 1867 in Tennessee. She married Joshua J Knight who was born abt 1827 in Tennessee to Wade Hampton Knight (1798 - 1866) and Elizabeth Knight (Knight was also her maiden name) (1798 - 1867). Joshua died abt 1857 in Tennessee. Joshua and Carolina had 2 children.
Rufus Tinsley born 1855 - 1905
Fernando Joshua born 1857
Margaret was born abt 1840. Death and husband unknown.
Mary H was born abt 1841 in Mississippi and died Oct 11, 1908 in Tennessee. She married James R B Forrest (birth and death unknown). They had 1 child.
Mary Ann born 1868 - 1944.
Clark Moulton born Feb 15, 1843, in Tennessee. Death and wife unknown
Clark Sidney, who died Nov 23, 1921 in Tennessee. He is buried in the Bascom Parker Cemetery in Humphreys County, Tennessee.
Dona's parents were Benjamin Bell (1846 - 1922) and Celia Taylor Stavely (1853 - 1928)
James and Dona had 7 children:
Minnie Irene Parker born 1898 - 1996. She married Floyd Chambers (1900 - 1964)
Mable Pauline Parker 1902 - 1970. She married Thomas Johnson.
James Talmage Parker 1904 - 1905.
Effie May Parker 1907 - 1936. She married Mack Sloan.
Elsie Ray Parker death unknown. She married Thomas L Smith.
Mary Martin Parker born 1912. Death unknown. She married George Clinton Hatcher (1897 - 1989)
Geneva Fay Parker born 1919. Death and husband unknown.
Minnie and Mable
Effie May and Elsie Ray
He married Lela M Holmes. She was born abt 1884 in Tennessee. Death unknown.
Charlie and Lela had one child Ruffus C born 1911 -
Lee Robert Parker was born Nov 14, 1880 in Tennessee. He died Dec 19, 1965. He married Mary Margaret Weaks. Mary was born Aug 15, 1872 in Tennessee. She died Mar 10, 1940. They had a daughter, Louise 1912 - 1998.
Bertha E Parker was born abt 1886. Death unknown. She married John Calvin Bishop. He was born abt 1883. Death unknown. They had 7 children:
William Leon 1908 - 1983
John Watson 1910 - 1912
Ollie Lewis 1911 - 1989
Doyle W 1913 -
Norman B 1916 -
Benjamin E 1918 -
Lottie M 1920 -
After the passing of Helena, Clark Melton Parker married Matilda Jane Summers. She was born Sep 17, 1823 in Stewart County, Tennessee to Green Berry Summers (1797 - 1846) and Rebecca Francis Wilson (1793 - 1835). Clark and Matilda had 8 children:
Missouri Parker was born May 1848 in Humphreys County. Death and husband unknown.
James S Parker born Mar 1850 in Humphreys County. Died before 1860.
Rebecca Eudora Parker born abt 1853 in Humphreys County. Death unknown. She married R B Madden. He was born Mar 8, 1854 in Hall's Creek, Humphreys County. He died Sep 18, 1890. Children unknown.
Henry "Bascom" Parker born Jun 20, 1854 in Humphreys County. He died Dec 15, 1934 and was buried in the Bascom Parker Cemetery. Bascom Church and Bascom Parker Cemetery were named after him. He married Cardora Miranda "Dova" Madden abt 1878 in Tennessee. She was born Feb 7, 1855 in Indiana to Morgan (1812 - )and Isabella (1817 - ) Madden. She died Jan 4, 1935 in Humphreys County. Bascom and Dova had 3 children:
Sidney Boyd "Dock" 1878 - 1950
Wilson L 1880 - 1930
Lora A 1886 - 1970
Lawrence Cashwell Parker was born Jan 15, 1858 and died Nov 22, 1919.
Felix S Parker born abt 1860. Death unknown.
Amanda Parker born abt 1862. Death unknown.
Emily E Parker born abt 1864. Death unknown.
6 Sarah G "Sallie" Parker was born Mar 8, 1821 Humphreys County. She died Apr 26, 1870 in Paducah County, Kentucky. She married James McMurtry. He was born Dec 27, 1814 in Tennessee to Thomas B McMurtry (1791 - ) and Jane (1795 - ) maiden name unknown. They had 2 children: Mary( - ) and Felix(1845 - )
7 Dr Felix G Parker was born Oct 12, 1823 in Humphreys County. Death unknown. He married Elizabeth (maiden name and birth and death dates unknown) They had 3 children:
J M Parker was born Jun 1, 1853 and died Jul 19, 1854 in Tennessee.
James DeWitt Parker born abt 1856 and died abt 1930 in Tennessee.