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Beulah Faye ''Boots" Powell Parker

 
Beulah Faye ''Boots'' (Powell) Parker
July 07, 1912 - August 06, 2002

Birthplace:   Pickens, South Carolina
Resided In:   Sylva, N.C. USA
Visitation:   August 10, 2002   
Service:   August 10, 2002   
Cemetery:   Balsam Grove Cemetery

Beulah Faye ''Boots" Parker, age 90, died Tuesday, August 06, 2002 in a local health care facility. A native of Pickens, S.C., Mrs. Parker is preceded in death by her husband, Fred Robert Parker; sisters, Eulah ''Eoots'' Hayes, Mary Wright and Lucille Vreazeale.

Survivors are sons, Fred and Bob Parker, both of Sylva, NC, and Harold Parker of Alaska; sisters, Bernice Payne, Josie Godfrey and Gladys Powell, all of Pickens, SC; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; 2 special nephews, Jerry Hayes and Tommy Hayes and a special niece, Brenda Broughton.

Services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 10, 2002 in the Chapel of Moody Funeral Home, Sylva, N.C., with Rev. Tommy Hayes officiating. Burial will be at Balsam Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:00 - 11:00 A.M. Saturday, at the funeral home, prior to the service.

Thank you Dan Johnson for your assistance in completing this line; Dan is also my cousin and a minister.



Beulah Faye "Boots" Powell Parker's Line Below (She is my grandmother)

 

1) James Akin, Sr.
    Birth: 1631 in
SCOTLAND?
    Death: ABT. 1712 in Henrico Co., VA.
    Event: Land grant 1665 Henrico Co., VA.

 

    Married: ABT. 1667

 

    Sarah Oliver
    Birth: ABT. 1647

 

Children:

 

James Akin, Jr. b: 1662 in Henrico co., VA.
Mary Akin b: ABT. 1672
Elizabeth Akin b: ABT. 1674
Sarah Akin b: ABT. 1676

 

 

2) James Akin, Jr.
    Birth: 1662 in Henrico Co., VA.
    Death: 1743 in Henrico Co., VA.

 

Father: James Akin , Sr. b: 1631 in SCOTLAND?
Mother: Sarah Oliver b: ABT 1647

 

Marriage:
Mary Anne Hill b: ABT. 1672

 

Children:


Thomas Akin , Sr. b: ABT. 1688
William Akin , Sr. b: ABT. 1690
John Akin b: ABT. 1691 in Henrico Co., VA.
? Akin b: ABT. 1692
James Akin b: ABT. 1694
daughter Akin b: ABT. 1698

 

 

3) John Akin
    Birth: ABT. 1691 in Henrico
Co., VA.
    Death: 1741 in
Chesterfield Co., VA.


Father: James Akin , Jr. b: 1662 in Henrico Co., VA..
Mother: Mary Anne Hill b: ABT 1672

 

First Marriage:
Mary Lockett b: ABT. 1698 in VA.?

 

Second Marriage:

Katherine ?? b: ABT. 1698
Married: ABT. 1718

 

Children:

Lewis Akins b: BEF. 1728 in Chesterfield Co., VA.

 


4) Lewis Akins
    Birth: BEF. 1728 in Chesterfield Co., VA.
    Death: BEF.
16 JUL 1791 in Laurens Dist., S.C.
    PROP: 8 DEC 1764 80 acres for L25 to James Akin of Chesterfield Co, VA.   It formerly belonged to John Akin, decd.

 

Father: John Akin b: ABT. 1691 in Henrico Co., VA.
Mother: Katherine ? b: ABT. 1698

 

Marriage:


Elizabeth ? b: ABT. 1740

Married: ABT 1757 in probably Lunenberg Co., VA.

 

Children:


Paty Akin\Aiken b: ABT. 1756
Elizabeth 'Betsy' Akin\Aiken b: 1757
John Akin\Aiken b: ABT 1758
Ezekiel A. Aiken\Akins b: 1760 in VA.
Frances 'Fanny' Akins\Aiken b: ABT. 1765
Sarah 'Sally' Akin\Aiken b: ABT. 1768
Archibald 'Archer' Akin\Aiken b: 1770 in Laurens District, S.C.
Frank Akin\Aiken

 

 

5) Ezekiel A. Aiken\Akins
Sex: M
Birth: 1760 in VA.
Death: BET. 1820 AND 1830 in Buncombe Co., (now Transylvania) N.C.
Census: 1800 Pendleton district, S.C.
Census: 1790 Washington district, S.C.
Event: Church membership 19 SEP 1820 Joined Cathey's Creek Baptist Church, Transylvania Co., N.C. 'by experience'
Event: Fact 23 FEB 1807 Signed letter to Gov. Jared Irwin
Military Service: 1782 Revolutionary War veteran

 

Father: Lewis Akins b: BEF 1728 in Chesterfield Co., VA.
Mother: Elizabeth ?? b: ABT 1740


    Married:

    ABT 1783 in Laurens Co., S.C.?


    Sarah McCravey       
    Birth: ABT. 1763    
    Death: AFT. 1820 in Buncombe Co., NC / Pickens Co., S.C.? 

Children:
 
John Akins\Aiken , Sr. b: 1783 in Buncombe Co., N.C.
Archibald 'Archer' Akins\Aiken b: 1785 in Pendleton Co., 96 District, S.C.
Thomas Aiken , Sr. b: 1789 in Pendleton district, S.C.
Hannah B. Aiken b: 30 DEC 1793 in Pendleton district, S.C.
Sarah Aiken b: 31 JAN 1795 in Pendleton district, S.C.
Mary Jane Akins\Aiken b: MAR 1796
Lewis Akins\Aiken b: 1798 in Pendleton district, S.C.
Elizabeth Aiken b: ABT 1800
M.Littleton Aiken b: 1803 in Pickens Co., S.C.
Louisa Aiken b: 1804
Stephen Aiken b: 1812

6) Archibald 'Archer' Akins\Aiken
Sex: M
Birth: 1785 in Pendleton Co., 96 District, S.C.
Death: 11 AUG 1880 in Eastatoe, Pickens Co., S.C.
Burial: AFT 11 AUG 1880 Old Toxaway Baptist Cemetery, Transylvania Co., N.C.
Census: 1880 Pickens Co., S.C.
Census: 1850 Pickens Co., S.C.
Census: 1870 Pickens Co., S.C.
 
Father: Ezekiel A. Aiken\Akins b: 1760 in VA.
Mother: Sarah McCravey b: ABT. 1763
 
First Marriage:
Lucretia? Young b: ABT. 1790
Married: ABT 1819 in Rosman, N.C.
 
Children:

James Aiken
Elizabeth "Betsy" Aiken b: ABT. 1824 in Pendleton district, S.C.
Thomas Aiken b: MAY 1826 in Pendleton co., 96 District, S.C.
Pinkney Aiken\Akins b: ABT. 1828 in Transylvania co., N.C.
Catherine 'Kate' Aiken b: ABT. 1832
 
Second Marriage:
Martha Byers b: 1820 in Rosman, N.C.
Married: ABT. 1835 in Rosman, N.C.
 
Children:

John A. Aiken b: 1838
Lewis Aiken b: 1840
Archibald 'Arch' Aiken b: 16 FEB 1843 in S.C.
Wade 'Waddy' Thompson Aiken b: 17 FEB 1845 in Pickens district, S.C.
Hannah Aiken b: 26 MAR 1848
Enoch Aiken b: SEP 1849
Myles 'Clayton' Aiken b: 6 NOV 1851 in Pickens Dist., S.C.
Augustus Aiken b: ABT 1853
Frances Fannie Aiken b: 1855
William Calhoun 'Blessed Will' Aiken b: 9 JUL 1856 in Pickens Co., S.C.
Martha Aiken b: 1860

7) Thomas Aiken  (He married 3 times)
    Birth: MAY 1826 in Pendleton
Co., 96 District, S.C.
    Death: BET. 1900 AND 1909 in Pickens Co.? S.C.

Census: 1850 Henderson Co., N.C.
Census: 1870 Pickens Co., S.C.
Census: 8 JUN 1880 Pickens Co., S.C.
Census: 1900 Pickens Co., S.C.
Military Service: 14 JUL 1862 Enlisted in Co. K, 62nd N.C. REGT.

Military Service: 22 JAN 1863 Absent without leave
Military Service: MAR 1863 Returned to service
Military Service: 12 JUN 1863 Deserted from hospital at Greenville, TN.
Event: Arrested APR 1888 Distilling
Event: Imprisoned MAR 1889 Discharged
Event: Fact 16 APR 1862 Confederate Conscription Act

Father: Archibald 'Archer' Akins\Aiken b: 1785 in Pendleton Co., 96 District, S.C.
Mother: Lucretia? Young b: ABT. 1790

First Marriage:
Rebecca Hoxit b: MAY 1831 N.C.
Married: ABT. 1848
Divorced: ABT. 1865
 
Children:

Archibald R. Aiken b: FEB 1850 in Macon Co., N.C.
Benjamin Franklin Aiken b: BET. 17 OCT 1853 AND 1858 in Cherryfield, Henderson Co., N.C.
Sarah E. 'Sally' Aiken b: 1855 in S.C.? Henderson Co., N.C.?
John H. Aiken b: 8 JAN 1855 in Cherryfield, Henderson Co.,N.C.
Hannah Aiken b: ABT. 1857 in Cherryfield, HendersonCo., N.C.
 
Second Marriage:
Jane Reece b: ABT 1845 in Rosman, N.C.
Married: ABT. 1863 in Rosman, N.C.
Divorced: BEF. 1880 in Pickens Co., S.C.
 
Children:

Minerva 'Nervy' Ann Aiken b: 1864 in Pickens Dist.,S.C.
William 'Martin' Aiken b: 11 AUG 1868 in Pickens Co.,S.C.
 
Third Marriage:
Ella Rice\Reese b: APR 1850 in GA.
Married: 6 APR 1890 in Pickens, S.C.

8) Archibald R. Aiken
    Birth: FEB 1850 in
Macon Co., N.C.
    Death:
3 AUG 1913 in Pickens Co., S.C.
    Burial: AFT.
3 AUG 1913 Holly Springs Baptist Cemetery, Pickens co., S.C.
    Census: 1860 Henderson Co., N.C.
    Census: 1880 Jackson Co., N.C.
    Census: 20 JUN 1900 Jackson Co., N.C.
 
Father: Thomas Aiken b: MAY 1826 in Pendleton Co., 96 District, S.C.
Mother: Rebecca Hoxit b: MAY 1831 in Henderson Co.(?) N.C.
  

    Married: 18 JUL 1886 in Jackson Co., N.C.

 

    Minerva  "Nirva" Ann Reed
    Birth:
22 SEP 1865 in Jackson Co., N.C.  
    Death: 18 MAR 1949 in Pickens
Co., S.C.
    Burial: Holly Springs Baptist Cemetery, Pickens Co., S.C. 
 

Children:

Anna Aiken b: 13 DEC 1881 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Augustus "Gus" Aiken b: 25 OCT 1884 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Vester "Vess" Aiken b: 30 OCT 1886 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Tilman Aiken b: MAR 1889 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Laura Aiken b: 16 MAR 1891 in Jackson Co., N.C.
William B. "Will" Aiken b: 16 MAR 1891 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Lonnie Aiken b: MAR 1895 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Leasie Mea Aiken b: MAY 1897 in Jackson Co., N.C.
Homer "Red" Aiken b: ABT 1905 in Jackson Co., N.C.

9) Homer "Skipper" Powell (Powell research ends here)
    Birth: 27 APR 1891 in Pickens Co., S.C.
    Death:
11 JAN 1961 in Pickens Co., S.C.
    Burial: Hillcrest Memorial, Pickens Co., S.C.

 

    Married: ABT 1910

 

    Laura Aiken
    Birth:
16 MAR 1891 in Jackson Co., N.C.
    Death: 21 APR 1977 in Pickens Co., S.C.
    Burial: Hillcrest Memorial, Pickens Co., S.C.

 

Father: Archibald R. Aiken b: FEB 1850 in Macon Co., N.C.
Mother: Minerva Ann Reed b: 22 SEP 1865 in Jackson Co., N.C.

Children:

Beulah Faye 'Boots' Powell b: 7 JUL 1912 in Pickens Co., S.C.
Eulia Mae Powell b: 1913 in Pickens Co., S.C.
Bebssie May Powell b: 25 SEP 1916 in Pickens Co., S.C.
Lucille Powell b: 1930 in Pickens Co., S.C

10) Beulah Faye "Boots" Powell Parker

      Birth: 7 JUL 1912 in Pickens Co., S.C.

      Death: 6 AUG 2002 in Cherokee Co., N.C.

      BurialBalsam Grove Cemetery, Caney Fork, Jackson, Co., N.C. 

 

Father: Homer "Skipper" Powell

Birth: 27 APR 1891 in Pickens Co., S.C. 
Death: 11 JAN 1961 in Pickens Co., S.C. 
Burial: Hillcrest Memorial, Pickens Co., S.C. 

Mother: Laura Aiken 
Birth: 16 MAR 1891 in Jackson Co., N.C. 
Death: 21 APR 1977 in Pickens Co., S.C. 
Burial: Hillcrest Memorial, Pickens Co., S.C.

 

      Married: 9 JUL 1934 in Easley, Pickens Co., S.C.

 

      Fred Robert Parker

      Birth: 10 AUG 1910

      Death: 27 DEC 1967 in Jackson Co., N.C.

 

Children:

 

i) Parker Sr., Fred Carl (Parker Sr., Fred Carl )
Living
Gender: Male
ii) Parker, Bob (Parker, Bob )
Living
Gender: Male
iii) Parker, Harold "Ford " (Parker, Ford )
Birth 09 APR 1940 Buncombe Co., N.C.
Death: ABT. MAR 2004 Talkeetna, Alaska
Burial: OCT 2005 Talkeetna, Alaska
Gender: Male

 

11) Fred Carl Parker, Sr.

      Birth: JUL 1936 Buncombe Co., N.C.

      Living

 

Father: Parker Sr., "Fred" Robert

Birth: 10 AUG 1910

Death: 27 DEC 1967 Asheville, Buncombe Co., N.C. 

Mother: Beulah Faye "Boots" Powell Parker

Birth: 7 JUL 1912 in Pickens Co., S.C.

Death: 6 AUG 2002 in Cherokee Co., N.C.

BurialBalsam Grove Cemetery, Caney Fork, Jackson, Co., N.C. 

     

      Married:

      Divorced:

 

      D.L. Risner

      Birth: 1937 New Jersey

      Living

 

12) Matt Parker (Me)

     Birth: 

     Living

 

Father: Fred Carl Parker Sr.

Living

Mother: Dorothy L. Risner

Living

   

     Married:

     Divorced:

 

     J.Simmons

     Birth: Arkansas

     Living

 

13) Parker. S

     Gender: Female

     Living

     Parker, E.

     Gender: Female

     Living

 

 

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