|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1818|
|Death: ||Dec. 23, 1903|
Thanks Jack & Ken for this info.
Obituary From "Ottumwa Courier," January 2, 1904:
Wm. Spurlock, aged 86 years, died at his home, one mile south of Bladensburg, Wednesday, December 23, 1903. He leaves an aged wife, two sons and two daughters, besides a host of friends to mourn his loss. He was a member of the Church of Christ at Bladensburg and had been a minister of the gospel for several years. The funeral was conducted at Abingdon, where the interment was made.
William Napoleon Bonaparte Spurlock was born in Alabama September 7, 1817. He also lived in Bedford County, Tennessee for awhile.
William married Elizabeth Ann Mason, daughter of Samuel and Mary Spear (Harlow) Mason, October 4, 1839 in Schuyler County, Illinois. Elizabeth was born May 1820 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts and died November 5, 1913 in Miltonvale, Cloud County, Kansas. Elizabeth is buried in Concordia Cemetery, Concordia, Cloud County, Kansas.
William and Elizabeth's children are Louis B. Spurlock (1839-1921), Inez T. Spurlock) Rodgers (b. 1840-d. after 1887), Loranza Spurlock (1841-1841), Sarah J. (Spurlock) Wright (b. 1842), Mary Ann (Spurlock) Forney (1844-1936), Lucretia B. Spurlock (1847-1869), George W. Spurlock (1848-1887), Ventritia Adeline (Spurlock) Edwards (1851-1941), Bernetta Angeline (Spurlock) Smith (1854-d. after 1936), Columbus F. L. Spurlock (b.1857), Delcina C. "Della (Spurlock) Davis (1860-d. about 1887), and Ira M. Spurlock (1866-1870).
Delcina C. "Della" (Spurlock) Davis was my great grandmother. Her daughter, Jenny Leuna "Una" (Davis) Hamaker, Find A Grave #99989952, was my grandmother.
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WILLIAM N.B. SPURLOCK, SON OF MATTHEW
This William was born ca 1818 during the short time Matthew and and 3rd wife Lucretia ("Crecia") were in Alabama.
He married Eizabeth Mason in 1839 during another short sojourn in Illinois before going to Iowa.
1856 Iowa state census - Wapello County, Competine, Iowa - William 37, Elizabeth
36 born Indiana, George W. 5.
1860- Jefferson County, Iowa - William 42, Elizabeth 41, George 11, seven more children.
1870 - Wapello County, Iowa -
1885 - Iowa state census.
1900 - Wapello County - William 82, Elizabeth 80, married 61 years.
Elizabeth Ann Mason Spurlock (1820 - 1913)*
Mary Ann Spurlock Forney (1844 - 1936)*
George W Spurlock (1848 - 1887)*
Ventritia Adeline Spurlock Edwards (1851 - 1941)*
Delcina C. Spurlock Davis (1860 - 1888)*
Ira M. Spurlock (1866 - 1870)*
Created by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
Record added: Jul 28, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9191428