Silas Spink

23 August 1757–9 October 1830 (Age 73)
North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Silas

When Silas Spink was born on 23 August 1757, in North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Ishmael Spink, was 26 and his mother, Waite Spencer, was 22. He married Marbra D Briggs in 1818, in Milo, Yates, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 9 October 1830, in Milo, Yates, New York, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Grove Mount Cemetery, Himrod, Milo, Yates, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Silas Spink
1757–1830
Marbra D Briggs
1784–1870
Marriage: 1818
Mary A Spink
1819–1909
Silas W Spink
1825–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1818
Milo, Yates, New York, United States
children

(2)

    Mary A Spink

    Female1819–1909Female

    Silas W Spink

    Male1825–1897Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 19

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 19

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1780 · French Occupy Newport

Age 23

During 1780 to 1781, over 12,000 French troops occupy Newport, Rhode Island.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English spink ‘chaffinch’ (probably of imitative origin), hence a nickname bestowed on account of some fancied resemblance to the bird.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Silas Spink, "New York, Yates County, Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723-2009"
  • Silas Spink in entry for Marbra D Spink, "New York, Yates County, Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723-2009"
  • Silas Spink in entry for Marbra D Spink, "New York, Yates County, Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723-2009"

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