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ALBERT A. PARKER

Antowine Parker lived in Chazy, N. Y. and he m. Madeline Hickory. She d. 1865 and he about 1885. They had nine children, Albert A., the seventh child, being the only one to live in Jericho. He was b. in 1845 and m. Mariette Blow at Chazy, N. Y. Nov 10, 1866. In 1881 they moved to Grand Isle. Five children : Charles A., John B., Edmund, Harry and Grace. Of these only Grace has lived in town. In 1901 Albert A. moved from Grand Isle to Jericho and located on the Ansel Nash farm at Nashville, and in 1907 moved to Jericho Corners. He served as a soldier in the War of the Rebellion, enlisting at the age of 18, Aug. 11, 1862, in Co. B. of the 188th N. Y. He was in the battles of Fort Harrison, Fair Oaks and in several others. He was discharged June 7, '65. His dau. Grace m. Ernest H. Gomo. Mrs. Albert A. d. Oct. 2, 1915.

Source: Chauncey H. Hayden, et al, , The History of Jericho Vermont, The Free Press Printing Co., Printers and Binders, Burlington, Vt., 1916), p. 594.