David W. Sparks

1876–1967 (Age 91)
Lenexa, Johnson, Kansas, United States

The Life of David W.

When David W. Sparks was born on 5 March 1876, in Lenexa, Johnson, Kansas, United States, his father, Truelove Sparks, was 45 and his mother, Julia Ann Slavens, was 35. He lived in Morgan Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 25 April 1967, at the age of 91, and was buried in Princeton, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Truelove Sparks
Julia Ann Slavens
Lucinda Sparks
Albert J Sparks
Delbert Anderson Sparks
Charles C. Sparks
Nancy E. Sparks
Arvilla Sparks
Rhoda Sparks
Sarah J Sparks
David W. Sparks
Mary E Sparks

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World Events (8)

1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 1

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Spark 1.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • David W Sparks in household of Truelove Sparks, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Wesley Sparks, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • David Sparks, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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