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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Parker_(captain)

John Parker (July 13, 1729 – September 17, 1775) was an American colonial farmer, mechanic, soldier, and colonial militia officer who commanded the Lexington, Patriot, colonial militia at the Battle of Lexington on April 19, 1775. Contents. [hide]. 1 Early life; 2 Battle of Lexington; 3 Siege of Boston and death; 4 Legacy ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Parker_(abolitionist)

John P. Parker (1827 – January 30, 1900) was an American abolitionist, inventor, iron moulder and industrialist. Parker, who was African American, helped hundreds of slaves to freedom in the Underground Railroad resistance movement based in Ripley, Ohio. He rescued fugitive slaves for nearly fifteen years. He was one ...

www.ohiohistorycentral.org/w/John_P._Parker

John Parker was an active participant in the Underground Railroad in Ohio and helped fugitive slaves escape to freedom in the years before the American Civil War. John Parker was born on February 2, 1827 in Norfolk, Virginia. His mother was a slave, but his father was a free white man. When Parker was eight years old, ...

freedomcenter.org/content/john-parker

1827 - 1900 Born enslaved in Virginia, Parker was sold away from his mother at age eight and forced to walk in a line of chained slaves from Virginia to Alabama. After several unsuccessful attempts, he finally bought his freedom with the money he earned doing extra work as a skilled craftsman.

www.loc.gov/item/today-in-history/july-13

John Parker was born in Lexington, Massachusetts, on July 13, 1729. Parker played a prominent role in the first battle of the War for Independence, as leader of the volunteer American militia known as the Minutemen. Statue of Captain Parker, on the green at Lexington, Mass. c1902. Detroit Photographic Co. Photochrom ...

www.nps.gov/nr/travel/underground/oh2.htm

John Parker (1827-1900), a former slave, lived in this house, which has been designated a National Historic Landmark, from about 1853 until his death, and from this location planned many rescue attempts of slaves held captive in the " borderlands" of Kentucky. Born a slave in Norfolk, Virginia, Parker was sold at the age of ...

www.coldwellbankerhomes.com/dc/washington/agent/john-parker/aid_7563

John Parker is a Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage real estate agent serving Washington, DC and the surrounding areas.

serc.si.edu/users/john-parker/parkerj672007

My research focuses on three main topics: (1) the role of biodiversity in ecological and evolutionary processes, (2) mechanisms and consequences of biological invasions, and (3) consequences of climate change for species' ranges and biotic interactions. I use a diversity of approaches, including field observation and ...

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