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John Foxwell Sparklin[1, 2, 3]

Male 1873 - 1944  (71 years)

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  • Name John Foxwell Sparklin 
    Born 3 Mar 1873  Chestertown, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Mar 1944  Elkton, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elkton Cemetery, Cecil County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14606  My Reynolds Line
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2017 

    Family Elizabeth Shockley,   b. 26 Jun 1871, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1939, White Clay Creek, Delaware Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Last Modified 20 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F5027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S159] Draft Registration Card,

    2. [S42] Obituary,
      Taken hy Heart
      Attack at Home
      In EJkton, Md.
      John Foxwell Sparklin, 71 , an employee
      of the Newark Post for the post
      34 years, died suddenly at h is home in
      Elkton on Saturday, March 4. Funeral
      services were conducted from his late
      residence at 245 E. High Street, Wed-
      . nesday afternoon, with the Rev. J . J .
      Bunting, pastor of the Elkton Methodist
      Church, officiating. Interment was
      in the Elkton Cemetery.
      , ~urvivin g the deceased is one daughler,
      Mrs. Elizabeth Perkins, and one
      granddaughter, Miss Lorene S. Perkins;
      lour brothers, William Usilton, Bayard
      Usilton and Norman Usilton, all of
      Washi ngton, D. C., and John Usilton,
      of Glendale, California; two sisters:
      Mrs. Mary Duncan and Mrs. Lulu McAvoy,
      both of Washington, D.C.
      The deceased was preceded in death
      by his wife, Elizabeth, who died four
      years ago and a daughter, Evelyn, who
      died two years ago. Mr. Sparklin was
      a former member of the Elkton Town
      Council, a trustee and member of the
      official Board of the Elkton Methodist
      Church and W f\S 8 life member of the
      Patrons aod .Founders Association of
      Wesley Junior College, Dover.

      The Newark Post dated March 9, 1944

    3. [S32],

    4. [S32],