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 David R. Sparks

David R. Sparks

Birth
Death 10 Nov 1907 (aged 87)
Burial Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 11218 · View Source
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An enlistee in the Mexican War, he helped organize & equip the Third Illinois Cavalry & entered the war as a captain. He purchased what was to become the Sparks Milling Company on the river front & later founded Miller's Mutual Insurance Company. Mr. Sparks served in the Illinois General Assembly as a Representative and State Senator.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 27 Jul 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11218
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David R. Sparks (18 Oct 1820–10 Nov 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11218, citing Alton Cemetery, Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .