Need information and/or name of parents of THOMAS SPARKS,b 1790-1800 Union, S.C.(?) Marr. RUTHY WHITE,b. 1800 Va. or Tenn. Was in Lawrence County, Al. by or before 1821. Children of this marriage - JAMES SPARKS, b. Ala. Terr. 1816; SAMUEL SPARKS, b.1818, Ala. Terr; WILLIAM SPARKS, b. 1821 Lawrence County, Al;(all other children also born in Lawrence County, Al). NANCY SPARKS, b.1823 (marr. a McVay); ELIJAH SPARKS,b. 1827; THOMAS W. SPARKS, b 1828; JOHN C. SPARKS b. 1829; STEPHEN GREEN SPARKS, b. 1832; ELI ALLEN SPARKS, b. 1835; I descend from ELI ALLEN SPARKS and I have hunted several years for information prior to 1800 on this SPARKS and WHITE family. Will certainly appreciate any information I may receive, and will share.