SPARKS Edward married Mary KNIGHTON 1850
Groom: Edward SPARKS.
Bride: Mary KNIGHTON.
Date married: 19 March 1850.
Place: Nuthall, Nottingham, England.
Edward and Mary 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.
Age: 50 years.
Mary died 16 December 1901, Encounter Bay, South Australia.
Age: 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.
Age: 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.
Age: 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.
Age: 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.
Age: 67 years.
Married 1: Peter MCCONNACHY.
Date: 24 November 1877.
Place: Residence of Mrs. SPARKS, Goolwa, South Australia.
Peter died 04 May 1901, Mannum, South Australia.
Age: 56 years.
Married 2: 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.
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TONKIN lives in Victoria, Australia.
My journals are intended to assist new researchers locate family lines in Australia and should only be used as a guide for follow up research and record searches as intended. Due to spelling and informant errors appearing in the records, typo errors and my misreading of the records mistakes must be expected. Errors will be corrected when detected.