Christopher Sparling

M, b. 5 December 1862, d. 12 December 1918
FatherGeorge Christopher Sparling b. 13 Jan 1829, d. 17 May 1862
MotherRebecca Ann Shier b. 7 Mar 1837, d. 11 Oct 1899
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
1st cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
Birth*Christopher Sparling was born on 5 December 1862 in Ontario, Canada
He was the son of George Christopher Sparling and Rebecca Ann Shier
(Witness) CensusChristopher Sparling appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Rebecca Ann Shier in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusChristopher Sparling appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Rebecca Ann Shier in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
Census*Christopher Sparling appeared on the census of 1891 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1901 in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1911 in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada
Death*He died on 12 December 1918 in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada, at age 56; due to Brights Disease.
Burial*He was buried in Kirkton, Perth County, Ontario, Canada

Christopher Sparling

M, b. 1761, d. 1810
Last Edited30 Oct 2013
Birth*Christopher Sparling was born in 1761. 
Death*He died in 1810. 

Family

Ann Nancy Cornelius b. 1769, d. 1866
Child

Christopher John Sparling

M, b. 1 July 1866, d. 16 February 1946
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited8 Jul 2018
Birth*Christopher John Sparling was born on 1 July 1866 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
BaptismChristopher John Sparling was baptized on 3 September 1866.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusChristopher John Sparling appeared on the census of June 1880 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusChristopher John Sparling appeared on the census of June 1900 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Census*Christopher John Sparling appeared on the census of 5 January 1920 in Cedar Creek Twp., Manton, Wexford County, Michigan, United States
CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 March 1930 in Cedar Creek Twp., Manton, Wexford County, Michigan, United States
CensusHe appeared on the census of 5 April 1940 in Cedar Creek Twp..., Manton, Wexford County, Michigan, United States
Death*He died on 16 February 1946 in Garfield Twp., Michigan, United States, at age 79.2 

Citations

  1. [S15] Unknown volume, Wesleyan Methodist Baptismal Register: Birth Registration for Christopher J. Sparling, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S26] Unknown record type: unknown subject, by unknown photographer; unknown series; unknown repository, unknown repository address. Online unknown url; unknown file name, Death Registration for John Sparling.

Christopher WILLIAM Sparling

M, b. 1863, d. 8 June 1897
FatherJoseph Sparling b. 8 Jun 1834, d. 30 Jul 1897
MotherEliza Jane Shier b. 1 Feb 1834, d. 11 Jan 1913
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 May 2018
Name Variation Christopher WILLIAM Sparling was also known as William Sparling. 
Birth*He was born in 1863 in Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Joseph Sparling and Eliza Jane Shier
(Witness) CensusChristopher WILLIAM Sparling appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusChristopher WILLIAM Sparling appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Fact 1*Christopher William Sparling was a midget, 42 inches tall, weighing 53 lbs. 
Occupation*Christopher WILLIAM Sparling was a traveling agent in June 1897. 
Death*He died on 8 June 1897 in Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Burial*He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States; Plot 238, 3. 

Corneil Sparling

M, b. 20 April 1861, d. 5 May 1861
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited8 Jul 2014
Birth*Corneil Sparling was born on 20 April 1861 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
Death*Corneil Sparling died on 5 May 1861 in Ontario, Canada

David Ivan Sparling

M, b. 2 March 1946, d. 1951
FatherDr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling b. 26 May 1913, d. 7 Jan 1993
MotherKathleen Ann Harvey b. 6 Mar 1917, d. 4 Mar 1989
Relationships6th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
7th cousin of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Jacob Shier Jr. (1775 - 1845) and Anne Sparling
Last Edited2 Mar 2013
Birth*David Ivan Sparling was born on 2 March 1946. 
He was the son of Dr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling and Kathleen Ann Harvey
Death*David Ivan Sparling died in 1951. 

Dora Sparling

F, b. 8 May 1836, d. 15 April 1907
FatherGeorge Sparling b. 1783, d. 21 Feb 1838
MotherDora Shier b. 1802, d. 1847
Relationships3rd great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758) (#1)
Hans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758) (#2)
Descendants of John Shier II (1792 - 1874) and Catherine Piper
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited11 Jun 2015
Married NameHer married name was Shier. 
Birth*Dora Sparling was born on 8 May 1836. 
She was the daughter of George Sparling and Dora Shier
Marriage*Dora Sparling married John Shier, son of John (ll) Shier and Catherine Piper, on 20 January 1856. 
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of John Shier in Scott Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of John Shier in Scott Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John Shier in Scott Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 6 April 1891 in the household of John Shier in Brock Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of John Shier in Brock Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
Death*Dora Sparling died on 15 April 1907 at age 70. 
Burial*She was buried in Bethesda Scott Cemetery, Ontario County, Ontario, Canada.

Family

John Shier b. 24 August 1828, d. 9 December 1916
Children

Dora Sparling

F, b. 2 July 1868, d. 20 December 1945
Dora Sparling: (July 2, 1868 - Dec. 20, 1945)
Photo Source: Ancestry.com
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited6 Sep 2015
Birth*Dora Sparling was born on 2 July 1868 in Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of June 1880 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married Name As of 8 March 1887,her married name was Yingling. 
Marriage*Dora Sparling married Louis Yingling, son of William Yingling and Mary Boldt, on 8 March 1887 in Paradise, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 in the household of Louis Yingling in Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 17 May 1910 in the household of Louis Yingling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusDora Sparling appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 in the household of Louis Yingling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Census*Dora Sparling appeared on the census of 29 April 1940 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*She died on 20 December 1945 in Berkeley, Oakland County, Michigan, United States, at age 77. 

Family

Louis Yingling b. 8 December 1864, d. 1932
Children

Dorothy Elizabeth Sparling

F, b. 1913, d. 1983
FatherPercival Dunseith Sparling b. 20 Dec 1886, d. 16 May 1943
MotherHelena Beatrice Moore b. 1 Nov 1886, d. Mar 1987
Relationships6th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 Oct 2018
Birth*Dorothy Elizabeth Sparling was born in 1913 in Manitoba, Canada
She was the daughter of Percival Dunseith Sparling and Helena Beatrice Moore
(Witness) CensusDorothy Elizabeth Sparling appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of Percival Dunseith Sparling in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
(Witness) CensusDorothy Elizabeth Sparling appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Percival Dunseith Sparling in Brantford, Brant County, Ontario, Canada
Married Name As of 18 June 1934,her married name was Murrane. 
Marriage*Dorothy Elizabeth Sparling married William John Murrane on 18 June 1934 in Brantford, Brant County, Ontario, Canada.
Death*Dorothy Elizabeth Sparling died in 1983 in Alberta, Canada

Family

William John Murrane b. 1901

Earl Sparling

M, b. 1893
FatherGeorge Cornelius Sparling b. 25 Jul 1858, d. 7 Jun 1925
MotherLetitia Rebecca Biddlecome b. 26 Aug 1867, d. 13 Nov 1937
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited19 Feb 2015
Birth*Earl Sparling was born in 1893 in Michigan, United States
He was the son of George Cornelius Sparling and Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome
(Witness) CensusEarl Sparling appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEarl Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States

Edward Sparling

M, b. 1922, d. 31 October 2010
FatherPercival Dunseith Sparling b. 20 Dec 1886, d. 16 May 1943
MotherHelena Beatrice Moore b. 1 Nov 1886, d. Mar 1987
Relationships6th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited19 Jan 2018
Birth*Edward Sparling was born in 1922. 
He was the son of Percival Dunseith Sparling and Helena Beatrice Moore
Death*Edward Sparling died on 31 October 2010. 

Edward T. Sparling

M, b. 23 January 1905, d. 21 July 1990
FatherJoseph Wesley Sparling b. 1861, d. 1920
MotherClara Sophia Saxton b. 14 Feb 1870, d. 21 Nov 1948
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 May 2018
Birth*Edward T. Sparling was born on 23 January 1905 in Michigan, United States
He was the son of Joseph Wesley Sparling and Clara Sophia Saxton
(Witness) CensusEdward T. Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of Joseph Wesley Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEdward T. Sparling appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 in the household of Clara Sophia Saxton in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEdward T. Sparling appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 in the household of Clara Sophia Saxton in Traverse Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*Edward T. Sparling died on 21 July 1990 at age 85. 

Eliza Jane Sparling

F
Last Edited8 Jan 2018
(Witness) CensusEliza Jane Sparling appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of William Switzer in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada

Family

William Switzer b. 13 April 1829, d. 28 November 1904
Children

Eliza MARY Sparling

F, b. 1802, d. 1838
FatherChristopher Sparling b. 1761, d. 1810
MotherAnn Nancy Cornelius b. 1769, d. 1866
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Descendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited2 Jul 2018
Name Variation Eliza MARY Sparling was also known as Mary Sparling. 
Birth*She was born in 1802. 
She was the daughter of Christopher Sparling and Ann Nancy Cornelius
Marriage*Eliza MARY Sparling married John Shier (l), son of Henry Shier and Mary Corneil
Married NameHer married name was Shier. 
Death*Eliza MARY Sparling died in 1838. 

Family

John Shier (l) b. 1798, d. 1870
Children

Elizabeth Jane Sparling

F, b. 25 March 1875, d. 2 March 1942
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited25 Jan 2015
Name Variation Elizabeth Jane Sparling was also known as Lizzie Brust. 
Birth*She was born on 25 March 1875 in Paradise, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane Sparling appeared on the census of June 1880 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane Sparling appeared on the census of June 1900 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married Name As of 10 February 1904,her married name was Brust. 
Marriage*Elizabeth Jane Sparling married Albert Gustavo Brust on 10 February 1904 in Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane Sparling appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 in the household of Albert Gustavo Brust in Green lake Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane Sparling appeared on the census of 9 January 1920 in the household of Albert Gustavo Brust in Whitewater Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane Sparling appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 in the household of Albert Gustavo Brust in Troy Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane Sparling appeared on the census of 10 April 1940 in the household of Albert Gustavo Brust in Royal Oak Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States
Death*Elizabeth Jane Sparling died on 2 March 1942 in Clawson, Oakland County, Michigan, United States, at age 66. 
Burial*She was buried in White Chapel Memorial, Troy, Oakland County, Michigan, United States

Family

Albert Gustavo Brust b. 1870
Children

Elizabeth M. Sparling

F, b. 28 June 1899, d. 20 April 1977
FatherJoseph Wesley Sparling b. 1861, d. 1920
MotherClara Sophia Saxton b. 14 Feb 1870, d. 21 Nov 1948
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Birth*Elizabeth M. Sparling was born on 28 June 1899 in Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of Joseph Wesley Sparling and Clara Sophia Saxton
(Witness) CensusElizabeth M. Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of Joseph Wesley Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married NameHer married name was Albright. 
Marriage*Elizabeth M. Sparling married Harry Butler Albright
Death*Elizabeth M. Sparling died on 20 April 1977 at age 77. 
Burial*She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States

Family

Harry Butler Albright b. 9 December 1891, d. 10 October 1981

Ellen Sparling

F, b. 27 April 1862, d. 9 June 1936
Ellen Sparling (1862 - 1936)
Photo: Tom Alcumb
Ancestry.ca
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited22 Jul 2016
Birth*Ellen Sparling was born on 27 April 1862 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
She was the daughter of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
(Witness) CensusEllen Sparling appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEllen Sparling appeared on the census of June 1880 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married Name As of 16 February 1887,her married name was Armstrong. 
Marriage*Ellen Sparling married James David Armstrong, son of Thomas Armstrong and Margaret Armstrong, on 16 February 1887 in Kingsley Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEllen Sparling appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of James David Armstrong in Bay de Noc Twp., Delta County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEllen Sparling appeared on the census of 1910 in the household of James David Armstrong in Bay de Noc Twp., Delta County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusEllen Sparling appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 in the household of James David Armstrong in Bay de Noc, Delta County, Michigan, United States
Death*Ellen Sparling died on 9 June 1936 at age 74. 
Burial*She was buried.

Family

James David Armstrong b. 2 August 1861, d. 17 January 1940
Children

Eric Ryerson Sparling

M, b. 19 April 1985, d. 5 August 2006
FatherRobert BRUCE Paul Sparling b. 10 Mar 1955, d. 26 Jan 2014
Relationships7th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
7th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited15 May 2018
Birth*Eric Ryerson Sparling was born on 19 April 1985. 
He was the son of Robert BRUCE Paul Sparling
Death*Eric Ryerson Sparling died on 5 August 2006 at age 21; SPARLING, Eric Ryerson Suddenly on Saturday August 5th, 2006 at a family cottage on Sydenham Lake. Eric, in his 22nd year, beloved son of Bruce and Carol Sparling. Loving brother of Bonnie and Kate. Dear grandson of Margaret Morrison. Special friend of Laura MacGregor of Calgary. Fondly remembered by his many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Eric's passion for skiing and snowboarding and his zest for life will always be remembered. His compassionate and generous nature will be missed. Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Road, north of Maple Avenue, Georgetown 905-877-3631 on Thursday August 10th, 2006 from 7-9 pm. Funeral and committal service will be held in the chapel on Friday August 11th, 2006 at 1:00 pm. Cremation. In memory contributions to the Ontario Track 3 - Ski Association would be appreciated. To send expressions of sympathy visit www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com. 
Burial*He was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Meaford, Grey County, Ontario, Canada.
Photo Credit:
Joe03; Findagrave Memorial #184935117

Frances Anne Sparling

F, b. 23 February 1865, d. 1947
FatherGeorge Sparling
MotherEliza Fizzell
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
Birth*Frances Anne Sparling was born on 23 February 1865 in Rathkeale, County Limerick, Ireland.1 
She was the daughter of George Sparling and Eliza Fizzell
(Witness) CensusFrances Anne Sparling appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Pembroke Shire in Rathranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Married Name As of 1901,her married name was Shier. 
Married Name As of 1901,her married name was Shire. 
Marriage*Frances Anne Sparling married Pembroke Shire, son of Tobias Nicholas Shire and Gertrude Caroline Switzer, in 1901. 
(Witness) CensusFrances Anne Sparling appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Pembroke Shire in Rathbranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Death*Frances Anne Sparling died in 1947 in Limerick, County Limerick, Ireland

Family

Pembroke Shire b. 15 February 1869, d. 24 March 1939
Child

Citations

  1. [S73] Ireland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1620 - 1911, online \, Birth Registration for Frances Anne Sparling.

Francis Sparling

M, b. 1875
FatherRobert Sparling b. 1845
MotherIsabella Ann Burchill b. 1859
Last Edited19 Oct 2014
Birth*Francis Sparling was born in 1875. 
He was the son of Robert Sparling and Isabella Ann Burchill
(Witness) CensusFrancis Sparling appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Robert Sparling in Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusFrancis Sparling appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Robert Sparling in Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada

George Sparling

M, b. 1783, d. 21 February 1838
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited27 Dec 2017
Birth*George Sparling was born in 1783. 
Marriage*He married Dora Shier, daughter of Henry Shier and Mary Corneil
Death*George Sparling died on 21 February 1838 in Ireland

Family

Dora Shier b. 1802, d. 1847
Children

George Sparling

M
Last Edited10 Aug 2018

Family

Eliza Fizzell
Child

George Sparling

M
Last Edited17 Nov 2018

Family

Child

George Christopher Sparling

M, b. 13 January 1829, d. 17 May 1862
FatherGeorge Sparling b. 1783, d. 21 Feb 1838
MotherDora Shier b. 1802, d. 1847
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758) (#1)
Hans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758) (#2)
Descendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited7 Jul 2019
Birth*George Christopher Sparling was born on 13 January 1829 in County Limerick, Ireland
He was the son of George Sparling and Dora Shier
Marriage*George Christopher Sparling married Rebecca Ann Shier, daughter of Richard Shier and Catherine Shier, on 13 September 1854.1 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Christopher Sparling appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of Rebecca Ann Shier in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
Death*George Christopher Sparling died on 17 May 1862 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada, at age 33. 
Burial*He was buried in Usborne Twp., Methodist (Old) Cemetery, Kirkton, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.

Family

Rebecca Ann Shier b. 7 March 1837, d. 11 October 1899
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] Christian Guardian, Toronto, OCt 1851 - 1854; Marriage Notices of Ontario 1813 - 1854, online \, According to the Christian Guardian, George Christopher Sparking was a resdient of Brock Twp.at the time of his marriage.

George Cornelius Sparling

M, b. 25 July 1858, d. 7 June 1925
FatherJoseph Sparling b. 8 Jun 1834, d. 30 Jul 1897
MotherEliza Jane Shier b. 1 Feb 1834, d. 11 Jan 1913
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Birth*George Cornelius Sparling was born on 25 July 1858 in Brock Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Joseph Sparling and Eliza Jane Shier
(Witness) CensusGeorge Cornelius Sparling appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusGeorge Cornelius Sparling appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Marriage*George Cornelius Sparling married Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome on 3 January 1883. 
Census*George Cornelius Sparling appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
CensusHe appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*He died on 7 June 1925 in Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan, United States, at age 66. 
Burial*He was buried in Evergreen Cemewtery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
Photo: missyr
Findagrave

Family

Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome b. 26 August 1867, d. 13 November 1937
Children

George E. Sparling

M, b. 1904
FatherGeorge Cornelius Sparling b. 25 Jul 1858, d. 7 Jun 1925
MotherLetitia Rebecca Biddlecome b. 26 Aug 1867, d. 13 Nov 1937
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited20 Feb 2015
Birth*George E. Sparling was born in 1904 in Michigan, United States
He was the son of George Cornelius Sparling and Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome
(Witness) CensusGeorge E. Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Census*George E. Sparling appeared on the census of 19 April 1930 in Waterford Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States

George James Sparling

M, b. 1 June 1859, d. 23 November 1890
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Birth*George James Sparling was born on 1 June 1859 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
BaptismGeorge James Sparling was baptized on 14 December 1859 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusGeorge James Sparling appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Occupation*George James Sparling was a farmer in 1880. 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 in Fife Lake, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*He died on 23 November 1890 in East Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States, at age 31. 
Burial*He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
Photo: Missyr
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Irena L. Sparling

F, b. 28 December 1913, d. 5 April 1916
FatherRichard C. Sparling b. 19 Feb 1886, d. 2 Sep 1951
MotherMary Ella Yingling b. 7 Oct 1892, d. 17 Nov 1978
Relationships6th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
7th cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited22 Jul 2016
Name Variation Irena L. Sparling was also known as Rena Sparling. 
Birth*She was born on 28 December 1913 in Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of Richard C. Sparling and Mary Ella Yingling
Death*Irena L. Sparling died on 5 April 1916 at age 2. 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 in the household of Richard C. Sparling in Bloomfield Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusIrena L. Sparling appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 in the household of Richard C. Sparling in Waterford Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States

Ivan Douglas Sparling

M, b. 30 June 1952, d. 30 September 2012
FatherDr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling b. 26 May 1913, d. 7 Jan 1993
MotherKathleen Ann Harvey b. 6 Mar 1917, d. 4 Mar 1989
Relationships6th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
7th cousin of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Jacob Shier Jr. (1775 - 1845) and Anne Sparling
Last Edited19 Oct 2014
Birth*Ivan Douglas Sparling was born on 30 June 1952. 
He was the son of Dr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling and Kathleen Ann Harvey
Death*Ivan Douglas Sparling died on 30 September 2012 in Godfrey, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada, at age 60; Passed away suddenly at the family farm in his 60th year. Husband of Judy and father of Michael and Susanne. Predeceased this February by his son, Bruce. ?Grandfather of Jack and Clint. Brother to Bill and Marilyn, John and Wanda, Carol and Lanny, Susie and Rick and Bruce and Mona. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. ?Predeceased by his parents, Ivan senior and Kay. ??Ivan died as he wished - at home on the farm. An avid reader, historian and master machinist who could design, fabricate and repair whatever he turned his mind to. ?A sports and political enthusiast, he was always ready to knowledgeably debate any topic. ??Following cremation, a memorial service will take place on Thursday October 4, 2012 at 1:00 pm at Trousdale's Funeral Home, Sydenham. Reception after the service is at his sister Carol and Lanny's home at 1153 Retreat Lane, Sydenham.  

Family

Child

Dr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling

M, b. 26 May 1913, d. 7 January 1993
FatherRobert Ryerson (RY) Sparling b. 29 Aug 1878, d. 7 Nov 1944
MotherEdith May Shier b. 12 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1966
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Jacob Shier Jr. (1775 - 1845) and Anne Sparling
Last Edited2 Apr 2019
Birth*Dr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling was born on 26 May 1913 in Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Robert Ryerson (RY) Sparling and Edith May Shier
(Witness) CensusDr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of Robert Ryerson (RY) Sparling in Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada
Marriage*Dr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling married Kathleen Ann Harvey on 9 May 1939. 
Occupation*Dr. Ivan Robert Ryerson Sparling was a veterinarian. 
Death*He died on 7 January 1993 in Kimberley, Grey County, Ontario, Canada, at age 79.
Burial*He was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, St. Vincent Twp., Meaford, Grey County, Ontario, Canada.
Photo: Bonnie Lee Breadner & Myrna White
cemetery.canadagenweb.org

Family

Kathleen Ann Harvey b. 6 March 1917, d. 4 March 1989
Children

Jacob GEORGE Sparling

M, b. 11 August 1858, d. 15 January 1908
FatherGeorge Christopher Sparling b. 13 Jan 1829, d. 17 May 1862
MotherRebecca Ann Shier b. 7 Mar 1837, d. 11 Oct 1899
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
1st cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited22 Oct 2018
Name Variation Jacob GEORGE Sparling was also known as George Sparling. 
Birth*He was born on 11 August 1858 in Brock Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of George Christopher Sparling and Rebecca Ann Shier
(Witness) CensusJacob GEORGE Sparling appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of Rebecca Ann Shier in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusJacob GEORGE Sparling appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Rebecca Ann Shier in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusJacob GEORGE Sparling appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Rebecca Ann Shier in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
Occupation*Jacob GEORGE Sparling was Produce Merchant on 18 August 1886. 
Marriage*He married Sarah Jane Newton, daughter of Rev William Newton and Elizabeth Carpenter, on 18 August 1886 in Stratford, Perth County, Ontario, Canada.
Census*Jacob GEORGE Sparling appeared on the census of 1901 in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada
Death*He died on 15 January 1908 in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada, at age 49.
Burial*He was buried in Durham Cemetery, Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada

Family

Sarah Jane Newton b. 19 April 1861, d. 3 December 1939
Children

James Sparling

M, b. 25 February 1833
FatherGeorge Sparling b. 1783, d. 21 Feb 1838
MotherDora Shier b. 1802, d. 1847
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited8 Jul 2014
Birth*James Sparling was born on 25 February 1833. 
He was the son of George Sparling and Dora Shier

Jessie Shier Sparling

F, b. 28 March 1881, d. 19 August 1903
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Birth*Jessie Shier Sparling was born on 28 March 1881 in Paradise, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
(Witness) CensusJessie Shier Sparling appeared on the census of June 1900 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*Jessie Shier Sparling died on 19 August 1903 in Paradise, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States, at age 22. 
Burial*She was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
Photo: missyr
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Jessie W. Sparling

F, b. 1902, d. 1929
FatherJoseph Wesley Sparling b. 1861, d. 1920
MotherClara Sophia Saxton b. 14 Feb 1870, d. 21 Nov 1948
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Birth*Jessie W. Sparling was born in 1902 in Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of Joseph Wesley Sparling and Clara Sophia Saxton
(Witness) CensusJessie W. Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of Joseph Wesley Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusJessie W. Sparling appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 in the household of Clara Sophia Saxton in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married NameHer married name was Helpenstine. 
Death*Jessie W. Sparling died in 1929.1 

Citations

  1. [S17] Unknown author, findagrave.com (n.p.: n.pub.).

Job Sparling

M, b. 1907, d. 1907
FatherJohn CALVIN Sparling b. 17 Sep 1875, d. 9 Jul 1965
MotherFlora Ann Knight
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Death*Job Sparling died in 1907. 
Birth*He was born in 1907. 
He was the son of John CALVIN Sparling and Flora Ann Knight
Burial*Job Sparling was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.1
Photo: John T.
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Citations

  1. [S17] Unknown author, findagrave.com (n.p.: n.pub.).

John Sparling

M, b. 1867
Last Edited24 Jan 2015
Birth*John Sparling was born in 1867. 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 10 May 1910 in the household of John CALVIN Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States

John CALVIN Sparling

M, b. 17 September 1875, d. 9 July 1965
FatherJoseph Sparling b. 8 Jun 1834, d. 30 Jul 1897
MotherEliza Jane Shier b. 1 Feb 1834, d. 11 Jan 1913
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
Name Variation John CALVIN Sparling was also known as Calvin Sparling. 
Birth*He was born on 17 September 1875 in Paradise, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
He was the son of Joseph Sparling and Eliza Jane Shier
(Witness) CensusJohn CALVIN Sparling appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Marriage*John CALVIN Sparling married Flora Ann Knight on 30 June 1902 in Michigan, United States
CensusJohn CALVIN Sparling appeared on the census of 10 May 1910 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Milit-Beg*He began military service on 12 September 1918 in Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States, Draft Registration Card. 
Census*He appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States
CensusHe appeared on the census of 5 April 1940 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States
Death*He died on 9 July 1965 in Prescott, Yavapai Couuty, Arizona, United States, at age 89. 
Burial*He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
Photo: John T
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Family

Flora Ann Knight
Children

Joseph Sparling

M, b. 8 June 1834, d. 30 July 1897
FatherGeorge Sparling b. 1783, d. 21 Feb 1838
MotherDora Shier b. 1802, d. 1847
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758) (#1)
Hans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758) (#2)
Descendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861 (#1)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861 (#2)
Last Edited12 May 2018
Birth*Joseph Sparling was born on 8 June 1834 in Limerick, Ireland
He was the son of George Sparling and Dora Shier
Emigration*Joseph Sparling emigrated in 1852; EMigrated to Canada from Ireland. 
Marriage*He married Eliza Jane Shier, daughter of John Shier (l) and Eliza MARY Sparling, in 1857. 
ResidenceJoseph Sparling lived in 1857 in Brock Twp., Ontario County, Ontario, Canada
Residence*He lived in 1859; Moved to Twp of Blanchard, Perth Cty. 
EmigrationHe emigrated in 1867; Moved to Michigan. 
Fact 1*Farmers in Michigan. 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Census*He appeared on the census of 1880 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*He died on 30 July 1897 in Paradise Twp, Traverse County, Michigan, United States, at age 63; The funeral of Joseph Sparling, one of our oldest and most highly respected citizens, took place last Sunday afternoon. He was a pioneer in the Township of Paradise, a neighbor in a true sense of that word and a devoted Christian man Joseph Sparling, the deceased, was born in the city of Limerick, Ireland, June 8, 1834. He immigrated to Canada in the year of 1852, being then 18 years of age. He located in the Township of Brock, North Ontario.married in the year 1857, Eliza Jane Shier, daughter of John Shier of Brock Township. Two years after his marriage he removed to the Township of Blanchard, Province of Ontario, where he remained eight years, from which place he removed to the Township of Paradise, Grand Traverse Co., Michigan, in the year of 1867, when it was a vast wilderness. He took up a homestead, where he resided until his death, which took place July 30, 1897.deceased has been a member of the Methodist Church for the last thirty-six years of his life. His health has been very poor for the last two years. He bore his affliction with Christian fortitude and submission to the will of God, in whom his trust was strong, through the atoning blood of his Savior.his bodily affliction was very severe, he made every preparation for death in settling his worldly affairs, and when death came he was ready. 
Burial*He was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
Photo Credit: missyr
Findagrave Memorial # 125763645

Family

Eliza Jane Shier b. 1 February 1834, d. 11 January 1913
Children

Joseph Benjamin Sparling

M, b. 1 July 1866, d. 27 April 1870
FatherWilliam Peter Sparling b. 7 Feb 1831, d. 4 Jul 1909
MotherEliza J. Shier b. 1 Feb 1840, d. 17 Nov 1895
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited18 Feb 2016
(Witness) CensusJoseph Benjamin Sparling appeared on the census of 1861 in the household of William Peter Sparling in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
Birth*Joseph Benjamin Sparling was born on 1 July 1866 in Blanshard Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of William Peter Sparling and Eliza J. Shier
Death*Joseph Benjamin Sparling died on 27 April 1870 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States, at age 3. 
Burial*He was buried in Sparling Family Cemetery, Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.
Cemetery notes and/or description:
Wood Road, between M-113 and Sparling Road.
The cemetery has a stone wall around it. The cemetery has three markers for the Sparling children
Photo: John T.
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Joseph Wesley Sparling

M, b. 1861, d. 1920
FatherJoseph Sparling b. 8 Jun 1834, d. 30 Jul 1897
MotherEliza Jane Shier b. 1 Feb 1834, d. 11 Jan 1913
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 May 2018
Birth*Joseph Wesley Sparling was born in 1861 in Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Joseph Sparling and Eliza Jane Shier
(Witness) CensusJoseph Wesley Sparling appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Mayfield, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusJoseph Wesley Sparling appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Joseph Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Marriage*Joseph Wesley Sparling married Clara Sophia Saxton, daughter of David Saxton and Rebecca Unknown, on 14 February 1891 in Kingsley, Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Census*Joseph Wesley Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Death*He died in 1920. 

Family

Clara Sophia Saxton b. 14 February 1870, d. 21 November 1948
Children

Leda Arlene Sparling

F, b. 3 April 1917, d. 1 June 1976
FatherRichard C. Sparling b. 19 Feb 1886, d. 2 Sep 1951
MotherMary Ella Yingling b. 7 Oct 1892, d. 17 Nov 1978
Relationships6th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
7th cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Corneil Benjamin Shier (1808 - 1893)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited22 Jul 2016
Birth*Leda Arlene Sparling was born on 3 April 1917 in Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of Richard C. Sparling and Mary Ella Yingling
Married NameHer married name was Vero. 
Marriage*Leda Arlene Sparling married James Vincent Vero
(Witness) CensusLeda Arlene Sparling appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 in the household of Richard C. Sparling in Bloomfield Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States
Death*Leda Arlene Sparling died on 1 June 1976 in Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan, United States, at age 59. 

Family

James Vincent Vero b. 2 November 1902, d. 18 March 1978

Letitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling

F, b. 15 September 1899, d. March 1966
FatherGeorge Cornelius Sparling b. 25 Jul 1858, d. 7 Jun 1925
MotherLetitia Rebecca Biddlecome b. 26 Aug 1867, d. 13 Nov 1937
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited22 Jul 2016
Birth*Letitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling was born on 15 September 1899 in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States.1 
She was the daughter of George Cornelius Sparling and Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome
(Witness) CensusLetitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusLetitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married Name As of 21 July 1922,her married name was Rayner. 
Marriage*Letitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling married Joseph Rayner, son of Albert Rayner and Florence Sanders, on 21 July 1922 in Pontiac County, Michigan, United States.2 
(Witness) CensusLetitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling appeared on the census of 1930 in the household of Joseph Rayner in Waterford Twp., Oakland County, Michigan, United States
Death*Letitia (Lettie) Catherine Sparling died in March 1966 at age 66.3 
Burial*She was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan, United States.
Photo: Sister Mary Louise
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Family

Joseph Rayner b. 1904, d. 1993

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.ca, online \Ancestry.ca\, Florence Yingling's Family Tree. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.ca.
  2. [S25] Unknown record type: unknown subject, by unknown photographer; unknown series; unknown repository, unknown repository address. Online unknown url; unknown file name, Mariage Record of Jospeh Rayner and Lettie Sparling.
  3. [S1] Ancestry.ca, online \Ancestry.ca\, Florence Yingling Family Tree. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.ca.

Lillian Ione Sparling

F, b. 13 August 1903, d. 5 June 2001
FatherJohn CALVIN Sparling b. 17 Sep 1875, d. 9 Jul 1965
MotherFlora Ann Knight
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 May 2018
Birth*Lillian Ione Sparling was born on 13 August 1903 in Kingsley, Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of John CALVIN Sparling and Flora Ann Knight
(Witness) CensusLillian Ione Sparling appeared on the census of 10 May 1910 in the household of John CALVIN Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusLillian Ione Sparling appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 in the household of John CALVIN Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married NameHer married name was Valencourt. 
Marriage*Lillian Ione Sparling married Joseph S. Valencourt
Death*Lillian Ione Sparling died on 5 June 2001 at age 97.1 
Burial*She was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Bear Lake, Manistee County, Michigan, United States.

Family

Joseph S. Valencourt b. 1903, d. 1981

Citations

  1. [S27] Unknown record type: unknown subject, by unknown photographer; unknown series; unknown repository, unknown repository address. Online unknown url; unknown file name, Social Secuity Claim for Ione Valencourt.

Margaret Pearl Sparling

F, b. 10 February 1885
FatherRichard Corneil Sparling b. 12 Jun 1855, d. 11 Apr 1917
MotherMary Ann Matilda Dunseith b. 20 Jun 1859
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited28 Dec 2011
Birth*Margaret Pearl Sparling was born on 10 February 1885 in Ontario, Canada
She was the daughter of Richard Corneil Sparling and Mary Ann Matilda Dunseith
(Witness) CensusMargaret Pearl Sparling appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Richard Corneil Sparling in Wingham, Huron County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusMargaret Pearl Sparling appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Richard Corneil Sparling in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada

Mary Sparling

F, b. 1885
FatherRobert Sparling b. 1845
MotherIsabella Ann Burchill b. 1859
Last Edited19 Oct 2014
Birth*Mary Sparling was born in 1885. 
She was the daughter of Robert Sparling and Isabella Ann Burchill
(Witness) CensusMary Sparling appeared on the census of 1891 in the household of Robert Sparling in Euphrasia Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada

Mary HAZEL Sparling

F, b. 3 October 1892, d. November 1978
FatherRichard Corneil Sparling b. 12 Jun 1855, d. 11 Apr 1917
MotherMary Ann Matilda Dunseith b. 20 Jun 1859
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 Oct 2018
Name Variation Mary HAZEL Sparling was also known as Hazel Sparling. 
Birth*She was born on 3 October 1892 in Wingham, Huron County, Ontario, Canada.
She was the daughter of Richard Corneil Sparling and Mary Ann Matilda Dunseith
(Witness) CensusMary HAZEL Sparling appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Richard Corneil Sparling in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
Death*Mary HAZEL Sparling died in November 1978 at age 86.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Ancestry.ca, online \Ancestry.ca\, glmcdon DNA. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.ca.

Mary Isabella Sparling

F, b. 21 July 1911, d. 1 May 1919
FatherPercival Dunseith Sparling b. 20 Dec 1886, d. 16 May 1943
MotherHelena Beatrice Moore b. 1 Nov 1886, d. Mar 1987
Relationships6th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited12 Oct 2018
Birth*Mary Isabella Sparling was born on 21 July 1911 in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
She was the daughter of Percival Dunseith Sparling and Helena Beatrice Moore
(Witness) CensusMary Isabella Sparling appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of Percival Dunseith Sparling in Dauphin, Manitoba, Canada
Death*Mary Isabella Sparling died on 1 May 1919 in Brantford, Brant County, Ontario, Canada, at age 7; due to tuberculosis.

May R. Sparling

F, b. 1892
FatherGeorge Cornelius Sparling b. 25 Jul 1858, d. 7 Jun 1925
MotherLetitia Rebecca Biddlecome b. 26 Aug 1867, d. 13 Nov 1937
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited22 Jul 2016
Birth*May R. Sparling was born in 1892 in Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of George Cornelius Sparling and Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome
(Witness) CensusMay R. Sparling appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusMay R. Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
Married Name As of 6 September 1916,her married name was Cook. 
Marriage*May R. Sparling married Jay J. Cook on 6 September 1916 in Traverse City, Michigan, United States.1 

Family

Jay J. Cook b. 1887

Citations

  1. [S25] Unknown record type: unknown subject, by unknown photographer; unknown series; unknown repository, unknown repository address. Online unknown url; unknown file name, Marriage Record of Jay J. Cook and May H. Sparling.

Myrtle Gertrude Sparling

F, b. 7 June 1898, d. 7 May 1931
FatherJacob GEORGE Sparling b. 11 Aug 1858, d. 15 Jan 1908
MotherSarah Jane Newton b. 19 Apr 1861, d. 3 Dec 1939
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Richard Shier (1796 - 1877) and Catherine Shier
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited17 Jul 2019
Birth*Myrtle Gertrude Sparling was born on 7 June 1898 in Grey County, Ontario, Canada.
She was the daughter of Jacob GEORGE Sparling and Sarah Jane Newton
(Witness) CensusMyrtle Gertrude Sparling appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Jacob GEORGE Sparling in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada
Married Name As of 22 October 1925,her married name was Young. 
Marriage*Myrtle Gertrude Sparling married Stanley Fred Young, son of Alonzo F. Young and Jessie Matheson, on 22 October 1925 in Durham, Grey County, Ontario, Canada.
Death*Myrtle Gertrude Sparling died on 7 May 1931 at age 32. 

Family

Stanley Fred Young b. 1896, d. 1931

Netta Sparling

F, b. 1896
FatherGeorge Cornelius Sparling b. 25 Jul 1858, d. 7 Jun 1925
MotherLetitia Rebecca Biddlecome b. 26 Aug 1867, d. 13 Nov 1937
Relationships5th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of John Shier I (1798 - 1870)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited19 Feb 2015
Birth*Netta Sparling was born in 1896 in Michigan, United States
She was the daughter of George Cornelius Sparling and Letitia Rebecca Biddlecome
(Witness) CensusNetta Sparling appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States
(Witness) CensusNetta Sparling appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 in the household of George Cornelius Sparling in Paradise Twp., Grand Traverse County, Michigan, United States