HERRING FAMILY

Richard William SparkesAge: 23 years18861910

Name
Richard William Sparkes
Given names
Richard William
Surname
Sparkes
Birth August 22, 1886 32 28
Birth of a brotherRobert Bell Sparkes
January 4, 1889 (Age 2 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 3 years)
Birth of a brotherThomas Clifford Sparkes
June 17, 1891 (Age 4 years)
Census 1891 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterJanet Elizabeth Sparkes
June 13, 1894 (Age 7 years)
Address: 13 Coquet St, Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohnathon Johnson Hobson
December 1894 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterFlorence Adelaide Sparkes
November 3, 1896 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherErnest Sparkes
May 11, 1898 (Age 11 years)
Death of a brotherErnest Sparkes
September 27, 1898 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Hobson Sparkes
July 28, 1899 (Age 12 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Hobson Sparkes
September 2, 1899 (Age 13 years)
Census 1901 (Age 14 years)
Occupation
Apprentice Stone Mason
1901 (Age 14 years)

Death of a brotherFrederick George Sparkes
October 5, 1903 (Age 17 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 17 years)
Death after 1910 (Age 23 years)

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father
mother
Marriage: July 4, 1876Wingate, Co. Durham, England
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
Edith Isabella Sparkes
Birth: March 22, 1881 26 23Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
Death: May 15, 1881Sunderland, Co. Durham, England
17 months
elder brother
Frederick George Sparkes
Birth: August 19, 1882 28 24Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: October 5, 1903Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
3 years
elder sibling
Unknown Baby Sparkes
Birth: July 4, 1885 31 27Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
Death: July 6, 1885Jarrow, Co. Durham, England
14 months
himself
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

Note
Richard's 1st wife died during the 1920's. He re-married, but little is known of his movements after that.