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Josephine Louise CloseAge: 8818261915

Name
Josephine Louise Close
Birth 10 October 1826 32 32
Note: Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990
Birth of a brotherCicero M Close
6 July 1828 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a sisterLeonora E Close
about 1829 (Age 2)
Birth of a brotherGeorge E H Close
22 June 1831 (Age 4)
Baptism of a sisterLeonora E Close
about 1832 (Age 5)
Birth of a sisterCynthia Elizabeth Close
about 1834 (Age 7)
Birth of a brotherEdwin J Close
12 September 1836 (Age 9)
Birth of a sisterMary Frances (Frankie) Close
16 March 1840 (Age 13)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Gilbert CloseJulia Ann NobleView family
25 December 1846 (Age 20)
Marriage of a siblingCicero M CloseMary Swain MeadView family
3 October 1847 (Age 20)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Gilbert CloseMary B McGrawView family
about 1850 (Age 23)
Census 1850 US Fed 1850 (Age 23)

Note: Can't find a record for this year.
MarriageLafayette ParkerView family
about October 1851 (Age 24)
Note: Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992
Birth of a daughter
#1
Josephine C Parker
16 August 1854 (Age 27)
Marriage of a siblingJonathan Augustus CloseSarah (Sally) Ellen EdmundsonView family
about 1856 (Age 29)
Marriage of a siblingJames Erasmus RobertsCynthia Elizabeth CloseView family
after 1855 (Age 28)
Marriage of a siblingJames C HitchcockLeonora E CloseView family
27 August 1856 (Age 29)
Census 1856 US IA 1856 (Age 29)
Note: Living with husband Lafayette and family at Davenport, Iowa.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Estelle Mary Parker
5 November 1859 (Age 33)
Census 1860 US Fed 1860 (Age 33)
Note: Living with husband Lafayette and family at Winfield, Iowa.
Birth of a son
#3
Gilbert L Parker
about 1862 (Age 35)
Marriage of a siblingCharles Llewellyn GriswoldMary Frances (Frankie) CloseView family
20 January 1863 (Age 36)
Marriage of a siblingEdwin J CloseHelen Josephine DeWolfView family
2 July 1863 (Age 36)
Birth of a son
#4
Joel Miller Parker
about 1864 (Age 37)
Death of a brotherTheodore Close
1 August 1865 (Age 38)
Burial of a brotherTheodore Close
after 1 August 1865 (Age 38)
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Gilbert CloseMary McDermottView family
about 1866 (Age 39)
Note: Estimate. Not entirely sure about this but we have 2 children who named Mary McDermott as their mother when they married.
Death of a motherLucy Park Hobby
25 May 1870 (Age 43)
Census 1870 US Fed 1870 (Age 43)
Note: Living with husband Lafayette and family at Davenport, Iowa.
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Gilbert CloseMary L NolanView family
about 1874 (Age 47)
Note: Estimate. Not entirely sure about this but we have a number children who have Mary Nolan recorded as their mother when they were born.
Census 1880 US Fed 1880 (Age 53)
Note: Living with husband Lafayette and family at Davenport, Iowa.
Death of a fatherGilbert Close
13 October 1882 (Age 56)
Death of a brotherCicero M Close
1 June 1883 (Age 56)
Burial of a brotherCicero M Close
after 1 June 1883 (Age 56)
Death of a brotherEdwin J Close
9 April 1884 (Age 57)
Note: Iowa, Cemetery Records, 1662-1999
Burial of a brotherEdwin J Close
after 9 April 1884 (Age 57)
Death of a sonGilbert L Parker
6 April 1885 (Age 58)
Note: He had recently spent three years studying at Rutgers University when he went sailing on the Mississippi, downriver from Davenport, Iowa. His best friend Ferdinand V. Rogers, age twenty one, also lost his life in the accident, the result of a gale wind that overturned their sail-boat at night.
Marriage of a childEdwin B MoorEstelle Mary ParkerView family
1 January 1889 (Age 62)
Death of a sisterCynthia Elizabeth Close
22 March 1890 (Age 63)
Burial of a sisterCynthia Elizabeth Close
after 22 March 1890 (Age 63)
Death of a brotherGeorge E H Close
23 November 1890 (Age 64)
Burial of a brotherGeorge E H Close
after 23 November 1890 (Age 64)
Death of a sisterMary Frances (Frankie) Close
19 March 1892 (Age 65)
Burial of a sisterMary Frances (Frankie) Close
after 19 March 1892 (Age 65)
Death of a husbandLafayette Parker
23 November 1893 (Age 67)
Burial of a husbandLafayette Parker
after 23 November 1893 (Age 67)
Death of a brotherWilliam Gilbert Close
14 June 1894 (Age 67)
Note: Michigan, Deaths and Burials Index, 1867-1995
Marriage of a childFrederick DeWolf CloseEstelle Mary ParkerView family
5 February 1895 (Age 68)
Note: Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992
Death of a sisterLucy Caroline (Carrie) Close
8 February 1897 (Age 70)
Burial of a sisterLucy Caroline (Carrie) Close
after 8 February 1897 (Age 70)
Census 1900 US Fed 1900 (Age 73)
Note: Living at Davenport, Iowa.
Death of a sisterLeonora E Close
21 February 1903 (Age 76)
Note: Cook County, Illinois, Deaths Index, 1878-1922
Burial of a sisterLeonora E Close
24 February 1903 (Age 76)
Census 1905 US IA 1905 (Age 78)
Note: Living at Davenport, Iowa.
Census 1910 US Fed 1910 (Age 83)
Note: Living at Davenport, Iowa. Living on Own Income.
Death of a brotherJonathan Augustus Close
7 October 1911 (Age 84)
Burial of a brotherJonathan Augustus Close
after 7 October 1911 (Age 84)
Census 1915 US IA 1915 (Age 88)

Note: Living at Davenport, Iowa.
Death 2 April 1915 (Age 88)
Note: Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990
Burial after 2 April 1915
Birth
Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 Name: Josphine L.C. Parker Gender: Female Marital Status: Widowed Age: 88 Birth Date: 10 Oct 1826 Birth Place: Conn. Death Date: 2 Apr 1915 Death Place: Davenport, Scott, Iowa Burial Date: 4 Apr 1915 Father: Gilbert Close Mother:
Census 1850 US Fed
Can't find a record for this year.
Marriage
Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992 Name: Josephine L. Close Gender: Female Spouse: Lafayette Parker Child: Estelle Parker Moor
Census 1856 US IA
Living with husband Lafayette and family at Davenport, Iowa.
Census 1860 US Fed
Living with husband Lafayette and family at Winfield, Iowa. Brother Theodore is also present. We also have a 13 year old son, but he would pre-date Josephine.
Census 1870 US Fed
Living with husband Lafayette and family at Davenport, Iowa. She's taking a few liberties with her age here.
Census 1880 US Fed
Living with husband Lafayette and family at Davenport, Iowa.
Census 1900 US Fed
Living at Davenport, Iowa. Recorded as having had 4 children of whom 3 are still alive.
Census 1905 US IA
Living at Davenport, Iowa.
Census 1910 US Fed
Living at Davenport, Iowa. Living on Own Income.
Census 1915 US IA
Living at Davenport, Iowa.
Death
Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 Name: Josphine L.C. Parker Gender: Female Marital Status: Widowed Age: 88 Birth Date: 10 Oct 1826 Birth Place: Conn. Death Date: 2 Apr 1915 Death Place: Davenport, Scott, Iowa Burial Date: 4 Apr 1915 Father: Gilbert Close Mother:
Burial
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Family with parents - View family
father
mother
Marriage: 13 April 1817Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
14 months
elder brother
Jonathan Augustus Close
Birth: 31 May 1818 23 24Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 7 October 1911San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, America
Burial: after 7 October 1911Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara County, California, America
18 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Theodore Close
Birth: about 1821 26 27Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 1 August 1865Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Burial: after 1 August 1865Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
4 years
elder sister
Lucy Caroline (Carrie) Close
Birth: about 1824 29 30Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 8 February 1897Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
Burial: after 8 February 1897Albion, Orleans County, New York, America
3 years
Josephine Louise Close
Birth: 10 October 1826 32 32Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 2 April 1915Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Burial: after 2 April 1915Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
21 months
younger brother
Cicero M Close
Birth: 6 July 1828 33 34Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 1 June 1883Washburn, Black Hawk County, Iowa, America
Burial: after 1 June 1883Oak Hill Cemetery, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, America
18 months
younger sister
Leonora E Close
Birth: about 1829 34 35Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Baptism: about 1832Second Congregational Church, Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 21 February 1903Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, America
Burial: 24 February 1903La Belle Cemetery, Oconomowoc, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, America
3 years
younger brother
George E H Close
Birth: 22 June 1831 36 37Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 23 November 1890Hebron, Thayer County, Nebraska, America
Burial: after 23 November 1890Washburn Cemetery, Washburn, Black Hawk County, Iowa, America
4 years
younger sister
Cynthia Elizabeth Close
Birth: about 1834 39 40Albion, Orleans County, New York, America
Death: 22 March 1890Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
Burial: after 22 March 1890Greenwood Cemetery, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
3 years
younger brother
Edwin J Close
Birth: 12 September 1836 42 42Albion, Orleans County, New York, America
Death: 9 April 1884Colorado, America
Burial: after 9 April 1884Leon Cemetery, Leon, Decatur County, Iowa, America
4 years
younger sister
Mary Frances (Frankie) Close
Birth: 16 March 1840 45 46Albion, Orleans County, New York, America
Death: 19 March 1892Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
Burial: after 19 March 1892Greenwood Cemetery, Decatur, Macon County, Illinois, America
Family with Lafayette Parker - View family
husband
Lafayette Parker
Birth: 21 June 1826Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York, America
Death: 23 November 1893Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Burial: after 23 November 1893Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Josephine Louise Close
Birth: 10 October 1826 32 32Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, America
Death: 2 April 1915Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Burial: after 2 April 1915Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Marriage: about October 1851Albion, Orleans County, New York, America
3 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
Estelle Mary Parker
Birth: 5 November 1859 33 33Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Death: 22 May 1929Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles County, California, America
3 years
son
Gilbert L Parker
Birth: about 1862 35 35Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
Death: 6 April 1885Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, America
3 years
son

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