Bethaney / Parthania / Thaney / Thonie Parker 59
- Born: Cir 1820, Gates Co, NC
- Marriage: Randolph Eugene Rawls Sr. circa 1838
- Died: Cir 1840, Nansemond Co, VA. at age 20
Thonie Parker is the first wife of Randolph Rawls. She was the sister to his second wife, Christine Parker. Thonie died a year or so after the marriage, probably in child birth. The names of Thonie as well as her sister, Christian, appear in the will of their grand father, Kedar Parker ... see general notes on Kedar Parker.
Bethaney married Randolph Eugene Rawls Sr., son of Andrew Rawls and Abigail Porter, circa 1838. (Randolph Eugene Rawls Sr. was born on 17 Jan 1811 in Nansemond Co, VA, died on 18 Oct 1882 in Nansemond Co, VA. and was buried in Holy Neck Christian Church Cemetery, Nansemond County.)
Gatesville, North Carolina
Deed Book 17, Pages 144-146
Deed of Randolph and Parthania Rawls to John Rawls
Deed Date 18 November 1839 Proved Date November County Court 1839
The above establishes the marriage date for Randolph Rawls and Parthania Parker to be before November 18, 1839 and that she was still living at that date.