My maiden name is Parks. Have records from relatives that list Eli McClellan Parks, b 15 Jun 1862 in Tyler County Wv 8 May 1866 in Ellsworth District, Tyler County, WV, tombstone lists death as 15 Jun 1866, Married Esther Cordelia McGeorge 8-6-1880 in Tyler Co., WV. died 8-1-1936 in Ritchie Co., WV, buried in Ayers Cemetery, Smithville, WV. Her first name is listed as Esther on gravemarker but marriage cert has Hester. Children - John Emery Parks, Elza Blaine Parks, Parry Coleman Parks, James Alva Parks, Austin Morris Parks, Mary ester Parks, Anna Florence Parks and Sherman Hartman Parks. In 1849. Eli married Mary Stackpole 2-2-1843 but Ritchie census lists marriage as 1-2-1843. I have quite a few pages if history and will share if you still need. I am granddaughter to William Thomas Parks Sr b 6-6-1995 and Carrie Virginia Merrill b 8-23-1910.