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Amanda Melvina Galloway Spurgin
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1819
Washington County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 12, 1871
Missouri, USA

Amanda Galloway and William Madison Spurgin probably met and married in Tennessee. Amanda was the daughter of James and Seraphrine F. (Barnes) Galloway. Her paternal grandfather had served in the Continental Army throughout the American Revolution. Amanda and William made their home in Washington County, Tennessee, and that was where many of their children were born. Later, about 1850 they relocated westward with their children and with other families. It is thought that they stopped in Iowa briefly and then settled in Missouri. They had a large family, most were farmers.
Note: The family name is recorded variously as "Spurgin" or as "Spurgeon". 
 
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 Parents:
  James Galloway (1792 - 1855)
  Seraphine (Sarah) Barnes Galloway (1795 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  William Spurgin (1815 - 1866)
 
 Children:
  John Spurgeon (1839 - 1931)*
  Allen Spurgeon (1843 - 1913)*
  Elizabeth Spurgeon Satterfield (1847 - 1911)*
  Eliza Spurgeon Licklider (1851 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Albert Galloway (1818 - 1890)*
  Amanda Melvina Galloway Spurgin (1819 - 1871)
  Eliza E. Galloway Beard (1820 - 1898)*
  James Henderson Galloway (1824 - 1885)*
  John Marshall Galloway (1826 - 1886)*
  Thomas Jefferson Galloway (1828 - 1911)*
  Benjamin Franklin Galloway (1833 - 1912)*
  Mary D. Galloway Keen (1835 - 1872)*
  George Washington Galloway (1837 - 1919)*
  Nathan Lemmon Galloway (1840 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: age 51 yrs 11 m 15 d - used birthdate calculator
 
Burial:
Wash Cemetery
Phelps County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: sam sproles
Originally Created by: Amelia Gaylord
Record added: Jan 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63828457
Amanda Melvina <i>Galloway</i> Spurgin
Added by: Linda Becker-Spurgeon
 
 
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 Added: Nov. 24, 2013
 
 
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