Saphronie "Frona" Price

Brief Life History of Saphronie "Frona"

When Saphronie "Frona" Price was born on 6 September 1903, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Henry Price Jr, was 34 and her mother, Allace Carroll, was 28. She married Fred Humfleet on 6 March 1920, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Civil District 8, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States for about 30 years. She died on 16 April 1989, in Bell, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Carr Cemetery, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fred Humfleet
1894–1953
Saphronie "Frona" Price
1903–1989
Marriage: 6 March 1920
Ruby Humfleet
1920–1993
Edgar Humfleet
1922–1968
Mable Humfleet
1925–2006
Ina Ruth Humfleet
1930–2011
Earl "Dickie" Humfleet
1931–2007
Dorsey Humfleet
1934–2009
Bobby Gene Humfleet
1935–1990
Patty Louise Humfleet
1938–2019

Sources (20)

  • Frona Price in household of Henry Price, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Froney Price, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Frona Price Humfleet, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1904

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1904 · The Black Patch War

From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.

1927

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century.

English: nickname from Middle English, Old French pris ‘excellent, noble, highly valued (person)’.

Americanized form of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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