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Parker, John

Born: 1729 AD
Died: 1775 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Farmer

1729 – Born in Lexington on July 13th. He was the leader of the Lexington minute-men in the skirmish at Lexington.

1775 – In the early-morning hours of April 19th, Captain John Parker, forty-five-year-old veteran of the French and Indian War, stood with his single company of Minutemen on the village green at Lexington, Massachusetts.

         – He died from tubercolosis on September 17th.