Spare has an enormous net space. This fork was abandoned early on and left for dead. Well not anymore. Since its update the forks is running great and net space keeps recovering.
Gold Coin is currently not a dead fork. It just needed some updates that couldn't be ignored. Check out the information on Gold Coin. Some code updates were needed.
Goji was dead for some time, sporadically springing to life then retreating back to its dormant state. This fork is being resurrected and is currently up and running, most of the time.
Silicoin is not a dead fork. They are pioneers in staking when it comes to forks. Some updates were needed and provided by zcomputerwiz.
Little Lambo Coin is a new fork! Very much active and wouldn't exist with out the help of some very skilled coders from here. Check out LLC today!
Joker is an active new fork of Chives. Joker uses unique plots for its blockchain. Could be some issues with Joker that have been overlooked.