PARKS (PARK) Benjamin Sr.& Jr.
My husband is also a laterial descendant of this family. He is descended from David Rives Parks (son of Benjamin Jr. and Sarah Henderson)
David was b.9, Nov. 1840 Lumpkin Co. Ga.d. 26, Jan.1918, Banks Co Ga. (CSA-served Co C, Cobbs Legion in the Calvary, he was a master forger who went out and gathered supplies. He served in the Army of Northern Va. under JEB Stuart, Wade Hampton"s Brigade, in Deloneys Calvary, 11th Cal. Co. C)
He married- 21, Apr. 1867,Lumpkin Co. Ga.
> Ellen Elizabeth Weaver--b.9, Apr. 1840 d.12, Apr. 1924, Banks Co. Ga. (both are buried in the Gillsville,Ga.Cemetery).
The Parks family surname was a deritive from Park. This family origionally came from Scotland. firstname.lastname@example.org