Cleo SPIVEY

8 May 1921–20 May 1978 (Age 57)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Cleo

When Cleo SPIVEY was born on 8 May 1921, in Georgia, United States, his father, James Leonard SPIVEY, was 28 and his mother, Leada CARVER, was 29. He died on 20 May 1978, in Duval, Florida, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Carver Baptist Church Cemetery, Douglas, Coffee, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Leonard SPIVEY
1892–1980
Leada CARVER
1892–1964
Harley SPIVEY
1910–1991
Baby SPIVEY
1920–1920
Baby SPIVEY
1920–1920
Lela SPIVEY
1911–2006
Lola SPIVEY
1913–1974
Aline SPIVEY
1915–2009
Charles Louis SPIVEY
1917–1998
Cleo SPIVEY
1921–1978
Debbie Spivey
1924–1924
Della Spivey
1924–1924
Lounell Spivey
1929–2007
Doris Anne SPIVEY
1932–2019

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 1

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 16

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): from a medieval personal name, Spivey.

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

Sources (3)

  • Cleo Spivey in household of Lenord Spivey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cleo Spivey in household of Leonard Spivey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cleo Spivey, "Georgia World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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