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Lot 950 Gladiolus Path
 Dawson Parker was born in No. Gore. Canada to Edward and Jane Dawson Parker who were both born in Ireland. He was a chocolate maker, a resident of Bearse Avenue in Dorchester Lower Hills near Metropolitan Park and the Neponset River. The year of his birth was 1848 and he died on March 10, 1895, from Tuberculosis of Throat and Lungs at the age of 46 years, 8 months and 7 days. R. & E. F. Gleason were the undertakers, and he was interred on March 13, 1895.

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