Henry Sparrow (1765 - 1840) MP

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Birthplace: Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Mercer, Kentucky, United States
Managed by: Bjørn P. Brox
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About Henry Sparrow

Henry Sparrow was born on the 9th of October, 1765 to James W. Sparrow and Mary White. He fought in the Revolutionary War, and was later granted a pension for his actions. He later went on to serve in the 20th Regiment of the Virginia Militia during the War of 1812.

Henry Sparrow married Lucy Hanks on the 3rd of April, 1791. Lucy already had a seven or eight year old daughter from a previous relationship, whose name was Nancy Hanks, the future mother of President Abraham Lincoln. Henry and Lucy had eight children together, and he died in Mercer County, Kentucky on September 17th, 1840 at the age of 74.

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Henry Sparrow's Timeline

1765
October 9, 1765
Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States
1791
April 3, 1791
Age 25
Kentucky, United States
1791
Age 25
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
1792
1792
Age 26
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
1800
1800
Age 34
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
1802
August 5, 1802
Age 36
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
1803
1803
Age 37
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
1804
1804
Age 38
Mercer, Kentucky, United States
1805
1805
Age 39
Kentucky, United States
1840
September 17, 1840
Age 74
Mercer, Kentucky, United States