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Nellie Spriggs Silies
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Birth: Jul. 29, 1866
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1944
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Born Nellie Spriggs to L. S. Spriggs and Mary (Lowry) Spriggs. Nellie had an older sister, Emma, and younger brothers Edwin Charles and Leora M. They were living in Belleville, Illinois at the time of the 1880 census. Nellie was 13. Her mother died a few months later.

Nellie married E. P. Laney on May 3, 1892 in Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri. She had her first baby Mary Ellen (May) on March 2, 1893. In 1900 she was living in Perry County, Missouri with her father and daughter May. She was 33 years old and already a widow.

Within the next few years, she married George Silies. They had 3 children together: William, Arthur, and Fred. They lived in Perryville, Missouri and later moved to St. Louis. 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Lowry Spriggs (1836 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  George Anton Silies (1862 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ellen Laney Henkey (1896 - 1964)*
  William G Silies (1902 - 1985)*
  Arthur A Silies (1906 - 1983)*
  Fred J Silies (1907 - 1935)*
 
 Sibling:
  Nellie Spriggs Silies (1866 - 1944)
  Edwin Charles Spriggs (1868 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Darlene Dubree
Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
Record added: Jan 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47212636
Nellie <i>Spriggs</i> Silies
Added by: Darlene Dubree
 
Nellie <i>Spriggs</i> Silies
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