SPARKS Edward married Mary KNIGHTON 1850
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Edward SPARKS and Mary KNIGHTON
were married in Nuthall, Nottingham, England on 19 March 1850.
Edward and Marry arrived in Adelaide, South Australia, on the 24 August 1852.
The name of the ship was the Omega.
Their daughter, Elizabeth, was recorded as an infant.
Edward died 09 November 1872, Menindie, New South Wales, aged 50 years.
Mary died 16 December 1901, Encounter Bay, South Australia, aged 83 years.
Deceased husband named as Edward SPARKES.
Four children located for Edward and Mary.
Elizabeth Margaret SPARKS.
Born: 1852 Nottingham, England.
Died: 1926 Jerildere, New South Wales, aged 75 years.
Married: Henry Chatlrs SCHWEICKER.
Place: Menindie, New South Wales.
Edward James SPARKS.
Born: circa 1853, Goolwa, South Australia.
Died: 03 August 1931, Murray Bridge, South Australia, aged 74 years.
Married: Rachel KENNEDY.
Date: 11 January 1877.
Place: Residence of Mrs. E SPARKES, Goolwa, South Australia.
Born: 19 May 1857, 1857 Goolwa, South Australia.
Died: 08 December 1908, Echuca, Victoria, aged 51 years.
Married: James Charles TONKIN.
Date: 10 March 1884.
Place: St John's C of E, Wentworth, New South Wales.
Emily Jane SPARKS.
Born: 12 October 1859, Goolwa, South Australia.
Died: 10 February 1925, Adelaide Hospital, South Australia, aged 67 years.
Married: Peter MCCONNACHY.
Date: 24 November 1877.
Place: Residence of Mrs. SPARKS, Goolwa, South Australia.
Peter died 04 May 1901, Mannum, South Australia, aged 56 years.
Married: Matthew SHERLOCK.
Date: 12 October 1912.
Place: Methodist Manse, Morphett Street, Adelaide, South Australia.
South Australian Shipping records.
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, South Australia.
Registry of Marriages and Deaths, New South Wales.
Updated 12 May 2012.
on 2010-07-15 17:52:06
TONKIN lives in Victoria, Australia.
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