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
1874–1934
Nancy Jane Johnson
1878–1957
Marriage: 31 December 1898
Russell Sparks
1900–1971
Goldie Sparks
1902–1903
Robert Sparks
1904–1974
Gertrude Sparks
1905–1905
Gladys Sparks
1908–1958
Clyde Sparks
1910–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1898
Stephens, Elliott, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Isaac Newton Sparks

    Male1840–1916Male

    Female1841–1921Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

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.
1881

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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