Searching for anyone who may be able to provide clues about Rebecca Parks, 55 year old widow in 1850 in Crawford County, MO with her children: D. Parks, J. Parks, C. Parks, W. Parks, V. Parks and M. Parks, The children were all born in Kentucky.
By 1860 most of them are in Maries County, Missouri: David James Parks has married Prudence Curtis by this time. They have 3 children: Sarah, William and Mary Parks. They probably moved to Maries County about 1857 when David James Parks received his Land Patent.
They later went to Macon County, Missouri and are there by 1870. By this time they have children: Sarah, James, Mary, Marth, Charles, Julia, Jenette and Geo.
Any information about this Parks / Curtis family would be helpful and appreciated.