Luther Spalding

7 August 1791–23 September 1860 (Age 69)
Greene, Greene, Chenango, New York, United States

The Life of Luther

When Luther Spalding was born on 7 August 1791, in Greene, Greene, Chenango, New York, United States, his father, Parley Spalding, was 30 and his mother, Abigail Joselyn, was 26. He married Sally Maria Stocker on 30 January 1823. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Amherst, Amherst, Erie, New York, United States in 1855 and Amherst, Erie, New York, United States in 1860. He died on 23 September 1860, in Williamsville, Amherst, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Luther Spalding
Sally Maria Stocker
Marriage: 30 January 1823
Albert Spaulding
Loren Spalding
Lucy Spaulding
Elizabeth Spaulding
Ellen Jane Spaulding
Charlotte Spaulding

Spouse and Children

30 January 1823


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Parley Spalding






    Lucy Spalding


    Nathan Spalding


    Dr Parley Josslyn Spalding


World Events (7)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 6

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 21

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lincolnshire, so called from the Old English tribal name Spaldingas ‘people of the district called Spald’. The district name probably means ‘ditches’, referring to drainage channels in the fenland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Luther Spaulding, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Luther Spalding in household of Loren Spalding, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Luther Spalding on WikiTree

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