Elizabeth Eleanor Sparks

(c 1901-)
FatherJoseph Sparks (1865-)
MotherElizabeth "Lizzie" Kimball Sackett (1873-1944)
Elizabeth Eleanor Sparks, daughter of Joseph Sparks and Elizabeth "Lizzie" Kimball Sackett, was born in NebraskaG in about 1901.1 She married in about 1924, Dr Merrick R Breck.
     In 1910 Elizabeth was living in Lincoln, Lancaster County, NebraskaG, in the household of her parents Joseph and Lizzie, and was recorded in the census as Elizabeth Sparks, aged eight and born in Nebraska.2
     In 1920 she was living in Chicago, IllinoisG, in the household of her parents Joseph and Lizzie, and was recorded as Esthur [sic] Sparks, aged 18.3
     In 1930 she was living in Chicago, IllinoisG, in the household of her husband Merrick, 30, a physician in general practice, and was recorded as Elizabeth E Breck, aged 28. Living with them were their daughter Eleanor, aged eight months, and Elizabeth's widowed mother Elizabeth Sparks, aged 56.4

Child of Elizabeth Eleanor Sparks and Dr Merrick R Breck

ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

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  2. 1910 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T624_850; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0084; FHL microfilm: 1374863
    Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska, 23 Apr 1910
    Sparks, Joseph, head, 44, m1. 16y, b. IL, father b. PA, mother b. OH, clerk, State Supt Public Inst, home owned on mortgage
    Sparks, Lizzie, wife, 36, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH
    Sparks, Westley, son, 12, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sparks, Paul, son, 11, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sparks, Elizabeth, dau, 8, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  3. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: T625_315; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 413; Image: 810
    Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, 4 Jan 1920
    Sparks, Joseph, head, home rented, 54, b. IL, father b. PA, mother b. OH, revenue agt, Government
    Sparks, Esthur, wife, 45, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NE
    Sparks, Joseph, son, 22, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL, chemist, lead company
    Sparks, Esthur, dau, 18, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Sparks, Paul F, son, 20, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL.
  4. 1930 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, Roll: 479; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 1466; Image: 75.0; FHL microfilm: 2340214
    Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, 7 Apr 1930
    Breck, Merrick R, head, home rented $100 pm, 30, m. at 25, b. TX, father b. MA, mother b. WI, physician, general practice
    Breck, Elizabeth E, wife, 28, m. at 23, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. IL
    Breck, Eleanor F, dau, 8/12, b. IL, father b. TX, mother b. NE
    Sparks, Elizabeth K, mother-in-law, 56, wid, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. NH.
Generation.Tree10R.3a
Sackett line9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited30 June 2017