Edwin Dell Sparks

23 January 1874–29 April 1934 (Age 60)
Elliott, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Edwin Dell

When Edwin Dell Sparks was born on 23 January 1874, in Elliott, Kentucky, United States, his father, Isaac Newton Sparks, was 33 and his mother, Mary Polly Branham, was 33. He married Nancy Jane Johnson on 31 December 1898, in Stephens, Elliott, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Price, Langlade, Wisconsin, United States for about 15 years. He died on 29 April 1934, in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Thatcher Cemetery, Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Dell Sparks
Nancy Jane Johnson
Marriage: 31 December 1898
Russell Sparks
Goldie Sparks
Robert Sparks
Gertrude Sparks
Gladys Sparks
Clyde Sparks

Spouse and Children

31 December 1898
Stephens, Elliott, Kentucky, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Isaac Newton Sparks





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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1881: Pima, Arizona Territory, United States; 1881: Graham, Arizona Territory, United States; 1912: Graham, Arizona, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 16

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Spark 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dell Spark, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dell Sparks, "Wisconsin, State Census, 1905"
  • Elwin D Sparks in household of Isaac N Sparks, "United States Census, 1880"

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