Percy Claude Parker
Percy Claude Parker
Date of Birth 25 November 1872
Place of Residence 1 Frederick Street Launceston Tasmania Australia
Spouses Name Emily Harriett Philipson
Childrens Names Not known

Percy Claude Parker was born on 25 Nov 1872, the youngest of seven children born to Robert John Parker (c.1837-1903) and his wife Jane Roberts (c.1840-1924). By 1901 Percy had moved to England where he was an electrical engineer for the Electrical Suppy Company in Newcastle upon Tyne. He boarded with a widow, Martha Philipson, who had four daughters living at home. In 1905 he married one of these, Emily Harriett Philipson, a jeweller's assistant. They were living at 51 Holly Avenue, Newcastle, Northumberland, in 1921.

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