HERRING FAMILY

James Henry Sparkes1879

Name
James Henry Sparkes
Given names
James Henry
Surname
Sparkes
Birth March 11, 1879 24 21
Birth of a sisterEdith Isabella Sparkes
March 22, 1881 (Age 2 years)
Death of a sisterEdith Isabella Sparkes
May 15, 1881 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherFrederick George Sparkes
August 19, 1882 (Age 3 years)
Address: 34 Albert Rd
Birth of a siblingUnknown Baby Sparkes
July 4, 1885 (Age 6 years)
Death of a siblingUnknown Baby Sparkes
July 6, 1885 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard William Sparkes
August 22, 1886 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert Bell Sparkes
January 4, 1889 (Age 9 years)
Note: Source has Robert born on 1st April 1889. (Info from Stanley Hazlewood - 1980).
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Sparkes
November 16, 1889 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherThomas Clifford Sparkes
June 17, 1891 (Age 12 years)
Census 1891 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterJanet Elizabeth Sparkes
June 13, 1894 (Age 15 years)
Address: 13 Coquet St, Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohnathon Johnson Hobson
December 1894 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a sisterFlorence Adelaide Sparkes
November 3, 1896 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherErnest Sparkes
May 11, 1898 (Age 19 years)
Death of a brotherErnest Sparkes
September 27, 1898 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Hobson Sparkes
July 28, 1899 (Age 20 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Hobson Sparkes
September 2, 1899 (Age 20 years)
Census 1901 (Age 21 years)
Occupation
Machine Worker
1901 (Age 21 years)

Death of a brotherFrederick George Sparkes
October 5, 1903 (Age 24 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Note: Frederick had just completed his apprenticeship as an engineering fitter and turner, when he caught a cold and died.
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Bell
November 13, 1903 (Age 24 years)
Marriageunknown unknownView this family
after 1903 (Age 23 years)

Death of a brotherRichard William Sparkes
after 1910 (Age 30 years)

Death of a sisterFlorence Adelaide Sparkes
April 8, 1913 (Age 34 years)
Note: Florence was a very delicate sickly child, who lived barely 17 years.
Death of a brotherRobert Bell Sparkes
after 1915 (Age 35 years)

Death of a motherElizabeth Hobson
February 13, 1931 (Age 51 years)
Death of a fatherRichard Bell Sparkes
June 11, 1933 (Age 54 years)
Cause: Cancer of Bowel and Liver
Death of a brotherThomas Clifford Sparkes
January 1953 (Age 73 years)
Death of a sisterJanet Elizabeth Sparkes
November 1, 1971 (Age 92 years)
Address: 19 Wickham View, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Cremation of a sisterJanet Elizabeth Sparkes
November 1971 (Age 92 years)
Address: Ashes spread in the "Garden of Remembrance", the West Road Crematorium. Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, England.
Death
Cause of death: Cancer
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 4, 1876Wingate, Co. Durham, England
3 years
himself
2 years
younger sister
Edith Isabella Sparkes
Birth: March 22, 1881 26 23Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
Death: May 15, 1881Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
17 months
younger brother
Frederick George Sparkes
Birth: August 19, 1882 28 24Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: October 5, 1903Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
3 years
younger sibling
Unknown Baby Sparkes
Birth: July 4, 1885 31 27Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: July 6, 1885Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
14 months
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Janet Elizabeth SparkesJanet Elizabeth Sparkes
Birth: June 13, 1894 40 36Co. Durham, England
Death: November 1, 1971Tyneside, England
2 years
younger sister
Florence Adelaide Sparkes
Birth: November 3, 1896 42 38Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: April 8, 1913Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
18 months
younger brother
Ernest Sparkes
Birth: May 11, 1898 44 40Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: September 27, 1898Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
15 months
younger brother
John Hobson Sparkes
Birth: July 28, 1899 45 41Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: September 2, 1899Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
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himself
wife
Marriage: after 1903

Note
After his second marriage, James worked at Vickers Naval Yards as fitter and turner. The girls?? got work in the drawing office as tracers. They did not return to Tyne-Side. (Info from Stanley Hazlewood date 1980.)
Note
Name of second wife not known. She came from Walker-on-Tyne. They went to live at Barrow-in-Furness.