Elgin Bee Spinks

11 January 1891–25 May 1968 (Age 77)
Wolf Bayou, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Elgin Bee

When Elgin Bee Spinks was born on 11 January 1891, in Wolf Bayou, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, his father, John Marion Spinks, was 39 and his mother, Rebecca Parmelia Weaver, was 33. He married Lena Jane Reed on 17 November 1910, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Heber Springs, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Judicial Township 3, Madera, California, United States in 1940. He died on 25 May 1968, in Cleburne, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Drasco, Cleburne, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elgin Bee Spinks
1891–1968
Lena Jane Reed
1896–1952
Marriage: 17 November 1910
Ray Spinks
1911–1982
Marie Spinks
1913–1990
Martha Delilah Spinks
1915–2010
Ruby Viola Spinks
1919–2005
Albert H Spinks
1922–1992
Bessie Spinks
1925–2014
Betty Maxine Spinks
1927–2014
Bonnie Jo Spinks
1933–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 November 1910
Cleburne, Arkansas, United States
children

(8)

    Male1911–1982Male

    Female1913–1990Female

    Female1915–2010Female

    Ruby Viola Spinks

    Female1919–2005Female

    Albert H Spinks

    Male1922–1992Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 13

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 21

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

English: patronymic from Spink .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elvin Spinks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elgin E Spinks, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elgin Spinks, "United States Census, 1940"

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