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Re: Humphry in Sullivan County, NY
Posted by: Pat Date: February 04, 2002 at 15:56:43
In Reply to: Re: Humphry in Sullivan County, NY by Pam Hughson of 960

Pam, I think it`s possible that Sarah could have been 14 or 15 at the birh of Mary. Also, the census taker could have made an error in Mary`s age. It happened all the time. The transcriber of the census sheet also could have mis-read her age. Here is your Oscar Sparling.
Good Luck!
Pat R.

1880 Census Place:       Delaware, Sullivan, New York
Source:       FHL Film 1254936 National Archives Film T9-0936 Page 82B
Relation       Sex       Marr       Race       Age       Birthplace
Oscar G. SPARLING Self M M       W       28       NY
       Occ:       Farmer       Fa: NY       Mo: NY
Sarah V. SPARLING Wife       F M       W       24       NY
       Occ:       Keeping House       Fa: NY       Mo: NY
Lavelle SPARLING Dau F       S       W       4       NY
       Occ:       At Home       Fa: NY       Mo: NY
Henrietta SPARLING Dau F S       W       2       NY
       Occ:       At Home       Fa: NY       Mo: NY

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