Abraham Sparkes

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  • Name Abraham Sparkes 
    Born 1835  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 1 Nov 1835  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • St. Aldhelm Church
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Chelynch 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Blacksmith's Boy 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Newman Street 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I62985  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father Isaac Sparkes
              d. 1837 
    Mother Eliza Kingston
              b. 1809
              d. 1885, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 23 Jun 1831  Doulting, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • St. Aldhelm Church
    Family ID F18629  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1835 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 1 Nov 1835 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Chelynch - 6 Jun 1841 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith's Boy - 30 Mar 1851 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Newman Street - 30 Mar 1851 - Doulting, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Doulting, Somerset
    1841: England Census for Doulting, Somerset
    HO107 Piece 963/4 Folio 5 Page 2  
    1851: England Census for Doulting, Somerset
    1851: England Census for Doulting, Somerset
    HO107 Piece 1933 Folio 434 Page 10  

    Dwelling Newman Street 
    Location Doulting, Somerset, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1933 Folio 434 Page 10 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    SALMON Thomas Head 37 Freestone Mason Doulting, Somerset 
    SALMON Eliza Wife 42  Doulting, Somerset 
    SALMON Jane Daughter  12 Scholar Doulting, Somerset 
    SALMON James Son  10 Scholar Doulting, Somerset 
    SPARKS Abraham Son-in-law 15 Blacksmith's Boy Doulting, Somerset 
    SPARKS Isaac Son-in-law  13 Farmer's Boy Doulting, Somerset 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Doulting, Somerset (HO107 Piece 963/4 Folio 5 Page 2) Abraham, 5, was with his mother Eliza, 30, Gatekeeper, in Chelynch, Doulting, Somerset. With him were his brothers John, 8, and Isaac, 3. Also present was (his uncle) Benjamin Kingston, 28, Labourer. All were recorded as having been born in Somerset.

      From the 1851 England Census for Doulting, Somerset (HO107 Piece 1933 Folio 434 Page 10) Abraham, 15, Blacksmith's Boy, was with his stepfather Thomas Salmon, 37, Freestone Mason, and mother Eliza, 42, in Newman Street, Doulting, Somerset, England. With him were his stepsister Jane Salmon, 12, Scholar, stepbrother James Salmon, 10, Scholar, and brother Isaac, 13, Farmer's Boy. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Doulting, Somerset.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5902] England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 (Reliability: 3), 26 May 2011.
      Extracted from the familysearch.org website 26/5/2011:

      England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
      for Abraham Sparkes

      Name: Abraham Sparkes
      Gender: Male
      Baptism/Christening Date: 01 Nov 1835
      Baptism/Christening Place: Doulting, Somerset, England
      Birth Date:
      Birthplace:
      Death Date:
      Name Note:
      Race:
      Father's Name: Isaac Sparkes
      Father's Birthplace:
      Father's Age:
      Mother's Name: Eliza
      Mother's Birthplace:
      Mother's Age:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I05327-1 System Origin: England-EASy
      Source Film Number: 1526604
      Reference Number: Item 4 p 55 n 440


      https://www.familysearch.org/search/recordDetails/show?uri=https://api.familysearch.org/records/pal:/MM9.1.r/9WMC-57P/p1

    2. [S3895] FreeReg (Reliability: 3), 26 May 2011.
      Extracted from FreeREG Records 26/5/2011

      County: Somerset
      Place: Doulting
      Church: St Aldhelm
      RegisterNumber: 440
      DateOfBirth:
      BaptismDate: 01 Nov 1835
      Forename: Abraham
      Sex: M
      FatherForename: Isaac
      MotherForename: Eliza
      FatherSurname: SPARKS
      MotherSurname:
      Abode: Chelynch
      FatherOccupation: Labourer
      Notes:
      FileNumber: 5217

      http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/SearchResults.pl?RecordType=Baptisms&RecordID=1815741

    3. [S6300] HO107 Piece 963/4 Folio 5 Page 2, HO107 Piece 963/4 Folio 5 Page 2 (Reliability: 3), 27 May 2011.

    4. [S6304] HO107 Piece 1933 Folio 434 Page 10, HO107 Piece 1933 Folio 434 Page 10 (Reliability: 3), 27 May 2011.

    5. [S6138] England Marriages, 1538–1973, FamilySearch, ("England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records. "England Marriages, 1538-1973," database, FamilySearch [https://www.familysearch.org/ (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records. "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991," database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/). Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.) (Reliability: 3), 26 May 2011.
      Extracted from the familysearch.org website 26/5/2011:

      England Marriages, 1538– 1973
      for Issac Sparkes

      Groom's Name: Issac Sparkes
      Groom's Birth Date:
      Groom's Birthplace:
      Groom's Age:
      Bride's Name: Eliza Kingston
      Bride's Birth Date:
      Bride's Birthplace:
      Bride's Age:
      Marriage Date: 23 Jun 1831
      Marriage Place: Doulting, Somerset, England
      Groom's Father's Name:
      Groom's Mother's Name:
      Bride's Father's Name:
      Bride's Mother's Name:
      Groom's Race:
      Groom's Marital Status:
      Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
      Bride's Race:
      Bride's Marital Status:
      Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I05327-1 System Origin: England-EASy
      Source Film Number: 1526604
      Reference Number: Item 5 p 25 n 75


      https://www.familysearch.org/search/recordDetails/show?uri=https://api.familysearch.org/records/pal:/MM9.1.r/9QP1-C2V/p4

    6. [S3895] FreeReg (Reliability: 3), 26 May 2011.
      Extracted from FreeREG Records 26/5/2011

      County: Somerset
      Place: Doulting
      Church: St Aldhelm
      RegisterNumber: 75
      MarriageDate: 23 Jun 1831
      GroomForename: Isaac
      GroomSurname: SPARKS
      GroomAge:
      GroomParish: Otp
      GroomCondition: Bachelor
      GroomOccupation:
      GroomAbode:
      BrideForename: Eliza
      BrideSurname: KINGSTON
      BrideAge:
      BrideParish: Otp
      BrideCondition: Spinster
      BrideOccupation:
      BrideAbode:
      GroomFatherForename:
      GroomFatherSurname:
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      WitnessOneForename: James
      WitnessOneSurname: SPARKS
      WitnessTwoForename: Elizabeth Ann
      WitnessTwoSurname: SPARKS
      Notes: Banns
      FileNumber: 5219

      http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/SearchResults.pl?RecordType=Marriages&RecordID=569458#