Eva Erma Sparks

Female20 October 1908–29 December 1994

Brief Life History of Eva Erma

When Eva Erma Sparks was born on 20 October 1908, in Easton, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States, her father, William Wyatt Sparks, was 34 and her mother, Anna Belle Adams, was 33. She married Walter Berlin Logan on 20 July 1930, in Maryville, Nodaway, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Alexandria Township, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States in 1915 and Leavenworth, Kansas, United States in 1920. She died on 29 December 1994, in Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Mount Muncie Cemetery, Lansing, Leavenworth, Kansas, United States.

Photos and Memories (4)

Do you know Eva Erma? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Walter Berlin Logan
Eva Erma Sparks
Marriage: 20 July 1930
Jacqueline Mae Logan
William Ronald Logan
Donna Lavera Logan
Wilbur Sparks Logan
Ivan Leon Logan

Sources (32)

  • Erma C. Bonnel, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Erma E Sparks, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Erma Sparks, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 July 1930Maryville, Nodaway, Missouri, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

    Age 2

    Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.


    Age 23

    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning


    variant of Spark , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

    possibly a nickname from the plural form of Middle English spark ‘fiery particle’, perhaps given to a blacksmith.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight

    Eva Sparks served an early Mormon Mission

    Eva was called at the age of 19 to the California mission and served from May 1928-April 1930. She was set apart by James E. Talmage.

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.