Doddridge County Roots

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Francis SPRAY

Male 1835 - 1864  (~ 29 years)


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  • Name Francis SPRAY 
    Born CA 1835  Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850, 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation carpenter  [3
    Occupation 1860  [4
    farmer 
    Military ENLISTED 12/31/1861  [3
    Cpl, Co M, 6th W.Va. Inf, Civil War 
    Died 11 Aug 1864  Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: consumption 
    • in military hospital
    Buried UNKNOWN 
    Person ID I53455  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2017 

    Father Francis SPRAY,   b. CA 1800, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1890, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Mother Mary Katherine ___,   b. 6 Mar 1816, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1862  (Age 46 years) 
    Family ID F11656  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa J. SPURGEON,   b. 16 Feb 1840, Preston Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1940, Denver, CO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1858  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. J. W. SPRAY,   b. CA 1859
     2. Frances J. "Fannie" SPRAY,   b. 2 Mar 1861, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939  (Age 77 years)
    Family ID F22066  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - CA 1835 - Hanover, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: consumption - 11 Aug 1864 - Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).

    2. [S941] 1850 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    3. [S37] Historical Military Records, (www.fold3.com).

    4. [S1890] 1860 Census, Doddridge County, (W)VA.

    5. [S1774] Doddridge County WV Marriages 1845-1937, (Wes Cochran, 156 Gihon Meadows, Apt 150, Parkersburg, WV 26101 (Jan 1993)).
      Identified as Francis Spray, 23, b. Germany, res. Doddridge, son of Francis; and Louisa Spurgeon, 18, b. Preston Co, res. Doddridge, dau of John. Married Sep 25 1858.