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Where is the Parke family from?
You can see how Parke families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Parke family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Parke families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 35 Parke families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 28% of all the recorded Parke's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Parke families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Parke surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Parke. 17% of Parke men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Parke women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Parke were Clerk and Housewife.