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Parker, John P.

Frank R. Levstik.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 768 words.

John P. Parker was born in Norfolk, Virginia, the son of a slave mother and white father, whose names are

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Parker, Keith John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Literature; Publishing. 172 words.

OBE 1993

Born 30 Dec. 1940; s of late Sydney John Parker and Phyllis Mary Parker; m 1962, Marilyn Ann Edwards; one s; died 31 July 2010

Director, MNA...

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Parker, John Johnston

Melvin I. Urofsky.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1206 words.

Parker, John Johnston (20 November 1885–17 March 1958), lawyer and judge, was born in Monroe, North Carolina, the son of John Daniel Parker, a poor grocer, and Frances Ann Johnston. He...

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PARKER, John - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 71 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

John Parker, initially a pupil of George and John Smith, finished his studies in Rome. He worked...

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Parker, John P.

Frank R. Levstik.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Engineering and Technology; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery; Business and Management. 791 words.

Parker, John P. (1827–30 January 1900), African-American abolitionist and entrepreneur, was born in Norfolk, Virginia, the son of a slave mother and white father, whose names are unknown....

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Parker, Geoffrey John

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 112 words.

CBE 1985

Born 20 March 1937; s of Stanley John Parker and Alice Ellen Parker; m 1957, Hazel Mary...

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Watson, John Parker

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 160 words.

CBE 1972; TD 1945; ED 1988

Born 22 Aug. 1909; s of John Parker Watson, WS, and Rachel Watson (née Henderson); m 1936, Barbara Parkin Wimperis; two s one ...

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Parker, John Palmer

Sally Lampson Kanehe.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Agriculture and Farming. 1181 words.

Parker, John Palmer (01 May 1790–25 March 1868), cattleman, was born in Newton, Massachusetts, the son of Samuel Parker and Ann Palmer, well-to-do owners of a New England shipping company....

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Boyd, John Parker

William B. Skelton.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; World History; Travel and Holiday; Land Forces and Warfare. 1184 words.

Boyd, John Parker (21 December 1764–04 October 1830), army officer and soldier of fortune, was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, the son of James Boyd and Susanna (maiden name unknown)....

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Parker, John Cortlandt

Walter F. Pratt.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 700 words.

Parker, John Cortlandt (27 June 1818–29 July 1907), lawyer, was born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, the son of James Parker (1776–1868), a and Penelope Butler. He graduated as the...

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Parker, John P.

Frank R. Levstik.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 768 words.

John P. Parker was born in Norfolk, Virginia, the son of a slave mother and white father, whose names are unknown. At the age of eight, Parker was sold as a slave to an agent in...

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Hale, John Parker

Donald B. Cole.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 1796 words.

Hale, John Parker (31 March 1806–19 November 1873), senator and diplomat, was born in Rochester, New Hampshire, the son of John Parker Hale, a lawyer, and Lydia C. O’Brien. On the death of...

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Parker, John P.

Frank R. Levstik.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 744 words.

abolitionist and entrepreneur, was born in Norfolk, Virginia, the son of a slave mother and a white father whose names are unknown. At the age of eight, Parker was sold as a slave to an...

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PARKER, John - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 68 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Painter. Portraits, landscapes, still-lifes.

John Parker, who worked in London, began his studies by copying masters in the collection of the...

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PARKER, John (1745 - 1799), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 85 words.

British, 18th century, male.

Born 1745; died 1799.

Painter. Portraits.

John Parker may be the same artist as one of the other John Parkers.

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Parker, John (d. 1656x8), judge

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 3 words.

See Parker, John

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Parker, Robert John, Baron Parker of Waddington (1857–1918), judge

Sinéad Agnew.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 1427 words.

Parker, Robert John, Baron Parker of Waddington (1857–1918), judge, was born on 25 February 1857 at Claxby rectory, Lincolnshire, the second son of the Revd Richard Parker, incumbent of...

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Parker, John (fl. 1631–1680), judge

Sybil M. Jack.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 915 words.

Parker, John (fl. 1631–1680), judge, was son and heir of Richard Parker, of Shorne, Northfleet, Kent, a master of the Utter Bar and JP, and Priscilla, daughter of Robert Edolph of Hinxhill,...

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Parker, John (1799–1881), politician

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: UK Politics. 296 words.

Parker, John (1799–1881), politician, the eldest son of Hugh Parker (d. 1861) of Tickhill, near Doncaster, and Mary, the eldest daughter of Samuel Walker of Masborough, Yorkshire, was born...

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PARKER, John (1798 - 1860), Draughtsman, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 38 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born 3 October 1798, in Sweeney Hall (Shropshire); died 13 August 1860, in Llanyblodwel (Shropshire).

Draughtsman, architect.

John...

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