Barbara Ann Sparling

September 1844–16 March 1914 (Age 69)
Lawrence, Ohio, United States

The Life of Barbara Ann

When Barbara Ann Sparling was born in September 1844, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States, her father, Henry Sparling, was 41 and her mother, Anna Hepler, was 41. She married Isaac Newton Helmick on 23 November 1869, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Garden Grove Township, Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1900. She died on 16 March 1914, in Le Roy, Decatur, Iowa, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Newton Helmick
1844–1878
Barbara Ann Sparling
1844–1914
Marriage: 23 November 1869
Hesper Ann Helmick
1871–1959
Silas Frederick Helmick
1873–1909
Fred Helmick
1874–
Leighton Erwin Helmick
1875–1953
Henry Wagner Helmick
1877–1930
Hazel Helmick
1889–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 November 1869
Iowa, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Sparling

    Male1803–1874Male

    Anna Hepler

    Female1803–1893Female

siblings

(9)

    Orin sparling

    Male1819–1890Male

    Alexander Sparling

    Male1829–1907Male

    John Sparling

    Male1832–1853Male

    Emily C Sparling

    Female1834–Female

    Harriet D Sparling

    Female1836–1904Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 2

Iowa is the 29th state.
1863

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Barbary Sparling in household of Henry Sparling, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Barbara C Sparling in household of Henry Sparling, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Barbra Helmack, "United States Census, 1880"

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