Saphronie "Frona" Price

6 September 1903–16 April 1989 (Age 85)
Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary 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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Saphronie "Frona"? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Fred Humfleet
Saphronie "Frona" Price
Marriage: 6 March 1920
Ruby Humfleet
Edgar Humfleet
Mable Humfleet
Ina Ruth Humfleet
Earl "Dickie" Humfleet
Dorsey Humfleet
Bobby Gene Humfleet
Patty Louise Humfleet

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1920Claiborne, Tennessee, United States
  • Children


    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1904 · The Black Patch War
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 24
    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.

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (19)

    • Frona Price in household of Henry Price, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Fronie Humfleet in entry for Ed Humfleet and Virginia White, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Frona Humplete in household of Fred Humplete, "United States Census, 1940"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.