Private Stephen A. Parker was born at Marion County, Georgia ca. 1837.
He married Margaret Ann (née Boykin) in Florida ca. 1856. In 1860 he and Margaret were living in the Tologee District near Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida. The census lists his occupation as a farm laborer, with a personal worth of $200.
He enlisted in Captain Davidson’s Company on March 12th, 1862 at Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida. He was described as being 6’ 0” tall, light complexion, blue eyes, and light hair. He was listed as sick at Gadsden County prior to June 30th of 1862, but rejoined the company after that date and was with it until April 17th, 1863 when he died of [unspecified] disease in a hospital at New Market, Tennessee.
His place of interment is unknown.