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Elizabeth Jane "Eliza" Spurlin Arthur
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Birth: May 5, 1849
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1941
Hardin County
Iowa, USA

Eliza was the first of the 9 children born to Samuel Spurlin and his second wife, Susan Rayer. She married Alexander Blackwood Arthur in 1874. To them, 7 children were born: Infant, Elpha (Elfa), Leslie Gilbert, Guy, Jesse, Nellie, and Raymond R.

She taught school in old log schoolhouses in Hardin, Grundy and Marshall Counties. She is survived by Leslie Arthur of Marshalltown, Ray Arthur of Waterloo, Mrs Nellie Glass of Beaman, 17 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. June 19, 1941 Eldora Hearld Ledger
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Spurlin (1799 - 1890)
  Susan Royal Spurlin (1818 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Alexander Blackwood Arthur (1846 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Daughter Arthur (1875 - 1875)*
  Leslie Gilbert Arthur (1876 - 1954)*
  Guy Arthur (1877 - 1925)*
  Elfie M Arthur (1879 - 1889)*
  Jessie A Arthur (1882 - 1925)*
  Nellie M Arthur Glass (1885 - 1978)*
  Raymond Riley Arthur (1891 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Julie Ann Spurlin (1836 - 1915)**
  Susan Spurlin Hartinger (1838 - 1901)**
  Levi Spurlin (1840 - 1864)**
  William H. Spurlin (1842 - 1863)*
  David Spurlin (1846 - 1907)*
  Elizabeth Jane Spurlin Arthur (1849 - 1941)
  John Spurlin (1853 - 1941)*
  Euphema Spurlin (1856 - 1866)*
  Infant Spurlin (1859 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Union
Hardin County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Grace A.
Record added: Jun 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70733968
Elizabeth Jane Eliza <i>Spurlin</i> Arthur
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Elizabeth Jane Eliza <i>Spurlin</i> Arthur
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Elizabeth Jane Eliza <i>Spurlin</i> Arthur
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