Trying to trace John Parker (parker- 20305) cannot trace before his Marriage in 1809

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I have traced my ancestor back to his Marriage in 1809 to Sarah Wren but cannot find any earlier reference. the only detail I know is from family members who say it was a forced marriage by Licence.
in Genealogy Help by Pat Grech G2G Crew (930 points)

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England Select Births @ Christenings.

Here is one to look at. John Parker Baptised Jan 24 1790.

Thursby.Cumberland, Father Joseph Parker,Mother Jane Hewson.

Find Parish map Cumberland,see how far away it is.Travel slow About

7mph by horse and wagon
by Wayne Morgan G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)
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England select deaths @ burials 1538-1991

John Parker,burial date Aug 28 1839,Crosthwaite,Cumberland.
by Wayne Morgan G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)
Thanks Wayne,

Checked and My John Parker lived longer than that but thanks
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Another John Parker and wife Sarah,Born abt 1789 Berrier,Cumberland,but

age 62 still alive.1851 England Census.Retired Joiner (Carpenter )
by Wayne Morgan G2G Astronaut (1.1m points)
Thanks again Wayne.

This sounds the most promising I am trying to check further.

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