Achalcedony Elizabeth Howery

1859–1944 (Age 85)
Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States

The Life of Achalcedony Elizabeth

When Achalcedony Elizabeth Howery was born on 6 May 1859, in Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, Isaac W Howery, was 30 and her mother, Virginia A. Payne, was 21. She married James Hughey Spangler on 12 December 1876, in Floyd, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Towner, North Dakota, United States in 1900 and Buffalo, Madison, Virginia, United States in 1910. She died on 18 October 1944, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Hughey Spangler
1855–1917
Achalcedony Elizabeth Howery
1859–1944
Marriage: 12 December 1876
Wilburn Jesse Spangler
1878–1951
VIrginia May Spangler
1880–1920
Hughey Isaak Spangler
1882–1952
Angus E Spangler
1884–1886
Octavy Achalcedony Spangler
1886–1974
Frank Spangler
1888–1969
Della Spangler
1890–1926
Minnie Spangler
1892–1912
Irvin W. " Leving" Spangler
1893–1964
Caleb Howery Spangler
1896–1984
Carl D Spangler
1899–1959
Lizzie Spangler
1901–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 December 1876
Floyd, Virginia, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 2

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 23

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English (County Durham): unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Acalsa D Spangler in household of James H Spangler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Caldona Howery in household of Isaac W Howery, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Caldona Howery in household of Isaac Howery, "United States Census, 1870"

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