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Mabel Parker

Birth: She was born about 1888 in Illinois.  

Family Information: Wife of Clarence Parker.

Mother of Vivian (Parker) Fread, Eugene, Genevieve, Cecil, Arthur, Oliver, Dorothy, Hazel and Marie Parker.  


Pre-Colony History: In 1910 the Parker family lived in Indiana; in 1920 they were living in Colorado and Clarence was farming his own land.  

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Post-Colony History: In 1928 it was reported that little Dorothy Parker (former colonist) had died of appendicitis in Colorado.

In 1930 the family was living in Colorado and Clarence was working as a fireman in a coal mine in Colorado. In 1940 he worked as a Tipple Laborer in a Coal Mining Co.  


Sources: US Census: 1910, 1920, 1930; "Llano Colonist": March 3, 1928, August 1, 1931, April 8, 1933 (Story of Llano)  


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