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William Addison Spees

Ohio, USA
Death 17 Feb 1916 (aged 64)
Burial Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Hazel Hill 5- 21- 2
Memorial ID 100493400 · View Source
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Married July 15, 1868 to Mary Elizabeth Phillips in Washington County, Iowa.

(Note: Thanks to Connie (Long) Cochran for this information & link to his wife!)

Son of W. A. Spees & Annetta Spees.
Married to Mary Elizabeth Phillips 1863 or 1869 Dayton, Iowa. (NOTE: He would have only been 12 in 1863)(Pawnee Library, book of obits in the Pawnee Republican.)

The June, 1, 1900 Pawnee City, Pawnee Co. NE Census has William Spees as being 48 years old, born in Sept. 1851 OH. His work was Groceries/Salesman. Married 32 years, wife Lizzie, 46, born Sept. 1853 OH. Married 32 years, 5 children/ 5 living. Also living with them were four sons.
Will E. 28, Nov. 1871, IA was a Day Laborer.
James B. 26, Feb.1874, IA was a Cook with Circus.
Claude 24, Mar.1876, IA was a Cigar Maker.
Fay W. 15, Dec.1884 IA was At School.




  • Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
  • Added: 10 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100493400
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for William Addison Spees (27 Sep 1851–17 Feb 1916), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100493400, citing Pawnee City Cemetery, Pawnee City, Pawnee County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Luella Hinrichsen (contributor 47218988) .