April 27, 2021
Whole Number 181
SPARKS TOMBSTONES FOUND IN NEW YORK
Fort Hill Cemetery at Auburn, New York:
Elevena A. Sparks, died November 11, 1848, age 9 months, 30 days.
Mrs. Reuben Sparks, died June 8, 1854, age 27 years, 8 months, 18 days.
(From "Cemeteries, Cayuga County, New York" copied by Flora B. Danlelle and Mable L. Crosby, D.A.R. Library, Washington, D.C.)
Riverside Cemetery, Apalachin, Town of Owego, Tioga County, New York :
Nellie D. Sparks, daughter of Edward F. and Elizabeth Sparks, died December 6, 1875, age 7 years.
Battle O. Sparks, daughter of Edward F. and Elizabeth Sparks, died December 11, 1875, age 8 years, 7 days.
Sarah M. Sparks, daughter of Edward F. and Elizabeth Sparks, died December 12, 1875, age 3 years, 6 months.
(From "Cemetery, Church and Town Records, State of New York" compiled by Edith Batsford Swancoptt, D.A.R. Library, Washington, D.C.)
Honeyville Cemetery, Town of Adams, New York:
Amanda Sparks, born 1812, died 1856.
Ellen Sparks, born 1850, died 1851.
(From "Cemetery, Church & Town Records, New York State," by LeRoy deChaumont Chapter, D.A.R. D.A.R. Library,)
Eagle Village Cemetery, Wyoming County, New York:
Nehmiah Sparks, 1876 (stone broken)
Lucy Sparks, his wife (stone broken)
FNU Sparks -- 28 years (stone broken)
(From "Wyoming County, New York, Cemetery Inscriptions," typewritten manuscript, D.A.R. Library.)
Old Cemetery in Blodgett Mills, Cortland County, New York:
Mrs. Lydia Sparks, wife of Martin Sparks, died March 25, 1836, age 46 years and 8 months.
(From "Cortland County Cemetery Records," D.A.R. Library.)
Gravestone Inscriptions of Hartford, New York:
Mr. Henry Sparks, died August 26, 1816, age 69 years.
Abigail Sparks, died June 6, 1808, age 60 years.
(From New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 115, October 1961, page 299.)
Green Ridge Cemetery, Saratoga County, New York :
O. T. Sparks, son of Aaron and Lucinda Sparks, of Townsend, Vermont, died March 16, 1860, in his 37th year.
(From New York Genealogical & Biographical Record, Vol. 47, 1916, page 239.)