July 11, 2014

Pages 1882-1883
Whole Number 97

SPARKS FAMILIES ENUMERATED
ON THE 1830 CENSUS OF PENNSYLVANIA



In the first issue of the Quarterly (March 1953) we listed the names of persons named Sparks who appeared on the 1790 census of Pennsylvania, with the enumeration of the household of each. In the issue of Sep 1976 (Vol. XXIV, No. 3, Whole No. 95, p. 1854) we presented a listing of Sparkses appearing on the 1800 census of Pennsylvania. Here we give a listing of Sparks families as copied from the 1830 census of Pennsylvania. As noted on page 1880, in the introduction to the 1830 census of Georgia, no federal census prior to that for 1850 gave more than the name of the head of each household. The rest of the family, including everyone that happened to be living in the household on the day that the census taker called., was enumerated by sex and by age group. For suggestions regarding possible interpretations that one can make from these records, please note the introduction to the 1830 Georgia census on page 1880.

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Alleghany County                           |||                              
 Elizabeth Township                           |||                              
Rachel Sparks (193) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Bedford County                           |||                              
 Providence Township                           |||                              
Jonas Sparks (108) 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0  0  0 0 0 0 0
James Sparks (108) 0 0 0 0  3 1 0 0  1  0 0 0 0 ||| 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
James Sparks (110) 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joseph Sparks (112) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chloe Sparks (115) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Solomon Sparks (116) 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 ||| 0 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Bradford County                           |||                              
 Asylum Township                           |||                              
John Sparks (105) 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 1 2  3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Crawford County                           |||                              
 North Shenango T/S                           |||                              
Henry Sparks (180) 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Fayette County                           |||                             .
 Washington Township                           |||                              
Isaac Sparks (259) 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joseph Sparks (263)  3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anne Sparks (263) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Mercer County                           |||                              
 French Creek T/S                           |||                              
Benjamin Sparks 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Philadelphia County                           |||                              
 City of Philadelphia                           |||                              
Locust Ward                           |||                              
  Josiah Sparks (053) 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Pine Ward                           |||                              
  Mrs. Sparks (355) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  John Sparks (365) 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 City of Philadelphia                           |||                              
Second Ward                           |||                              
  James Sparks (027) 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
  Fifth Ward                           |||                              
  George Sparks (119) 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Edward Sparks (137) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Northern Liberties                           |||                              
  Henry Sparks (133) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
East Southwark                           |||                              
 Selikson Sparks (214)  1  0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 ThomasSparks (228) 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 0  3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Robert Sparks (235) 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 1 0 0  0  1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Jacob Sparks (238) 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
West Southwark                           |||                              
 Margarett Sparks 363 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
                            |||                              
Susquehanna County                           |||                              
 Gibson Township                           |||                              
 David Sparks (024) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 ||| 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Humphrey Sparks 024 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ||| 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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