Ann Sparling

1784–18 September 1843 (Age 59)
Adare, County Limerick, Ireland

The Life of Ann

When Ann Sparling was born in 1784, in Adare, County Limerick, Ireland, her father, Philip Sparling, was 19 and her mother, Catherine Ann Cronsberry, was 21. She married Jacob William Shier, Jr. about 1804, in Brock, Ontario, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 18 September 1843, in Brock, Ontario, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 59, and was buried in Brock, Ontario, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Jacob William Shier, Jr.
1775–1845
Ann Sparling
1784–1843
Marriage: about 1804
William Shier
1805–1805
George Shier
1806–1890
Philip Shier.
1809–1880
Elizabeth Shier
1812–1878
Rachael Shier
1814–1882
Adam S Shier
1816–1895
Mary Ann Shier
1818–1902
Margaret Jane Shier..
1821–1917
Martha Shier
1824–1903
Joseph Shier
1828–1891
John Shier
1830–1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1804
Brock, Ontario, Ontario, Canada
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1765–1838Male

    Catherine Ann Cronsberry

    Female1763–1845Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (3)

1798

Age 14

Battle of Antrim.
1798

Age 14

The Young Ireland rebellion of 1798 failed.
1839

Age 55

The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from a diminutive of Middle English sparewe ‘sparrow’ ( see Sparrow ).2 Altered form of German Sperling .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ann Sparling, 'Canada, Burials, 1800-2019' on MyHeritage
  • Ann Shier (born Sparling), 'Canada, Burials, 1800-2019' on MyHeritage
  • Ann Shier (born Sparling), 'WikiTree'

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