Maude Sparlin

July 1880–
Indian Township, Payne, Oklahoma, United States

The Life Summary of Maude

When Maude Sparlin was born in July 1880, in Indian Township, Payne, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Andrew Sparlin Jr, was 32 and her mother, Margaret Sullivan, was 29. She married George Dennis on 1 December 1902, in Comanche, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Goldsby, McClain, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years and Goldsby Township, McClain, Oklahoma, United States in 1940.

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George Dennis
Maude Sparlin
Marriage: 1 December 1902
Ranford Dennis
Raymond Franklin Bud Dennis
George Wesley Dennis
Sue N Dennis

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 December 1902Comanche, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 1
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    Age 9
    The Oklahoma Land Run on April 22, 1889, was the first land rush, or land opened for settlement on a first-come basis, opened to the Unassigned Lands. The land rush lured approximately 50,000 people, saddled with their fastest horses, looking to claim their piece of the newly available two million acres. The requirements included the settler to live and improve on their 160 acres for five years in order to receive the title. Choice land tempted people to hide out and get an early lead on their claim. These people became known as “sooners.” It is estimated that eleven thousand homesteads were claimed. Oklahoma Historical Society - Land Run of 1889
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 32
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    South German (Spärlin): diminutive of Spar 1.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Maud Dermis in household of George Dermis, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Maude Sparlin, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
    • Maude Dennis in household of George Dennis, "United States Census, 1920"

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