Whole Number 63
In a volume of typewritten records in the D.A.R. Library in Washington, D.C., devoted to Albany County, New York, there is a section devoted to Church Records. Under the heading for baptisms (from 1786 to 1794) in the Congregation of Helderberg, Jerusalem and Salem, the following births are recorded:
THOMAS SPARKS, born October 6, 1789, baptized December 14, 1790, son of JAMES SPARKS and ELIZABETH FREEMAN.
REBECCA SPARKS, born July 23, 1792, baptized July 3, 1792, daughter of JAMES SPARKS and ELIZABETH FREEMAN.