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Title
Ebinezer and Mary
Contributor
Meriam, Theodore
Date Created and/or Issued
ca. 1927
Publication Information
Meriam Library Special Collections Department, California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
Northeastern California Historical Photograph Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph identification, This taken in 1854 0f Ebinezer Morrison Sparks ,Mary Levisa (Good?) Edmonds (born 1835 - married 1851), their children - Mary Sparks (who became Mrs. D.K. Perkins, California Governor's wife and first white child born in Butte County, Calif.), and Sally Sparks. Mansfield - On February 21, 1851 the first marriage ceremony was performed in Butte County. On that day J.T. Elliott, Justice of Peace, married Ebinezer M. Sparks and Miss Mary L. Edmonds - both of Ophir (Oroville). No license was required, although all marriages had to be recorded. Daguerreotype
Type
Image
Format
87x118mm.
Identifier
sc20176
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll11/id/4798
Subject
Sparks, Mary Levisa
Sparks, Ebinezer Morrison
Perkins, Mary Sparks
Sparks, Sally
Place
Butte County (Calif.)
Source
sc20176.tif
Relation
under review
Northeastern California Historic Photograph Collection

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