Anna Lou Sprinkle

30 April 1908–10 February 2014 (Age 105)
Iredell, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Anna Lou

When Anna Lou Sprinkle was born on 30 April 1908, in Iredell, North Carolina, United States, her father, Archie Preston Sprinkle, was 30 and her mother, Martha Lula Millsaps, was 28. She married Lee Parks Millsaps on 27 June 1927, in Iredell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Alexander, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and New Hope Township, Iredell, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 10 February 2014, in Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 105, and was buried in New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery, Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lee Parks Millsaps
1902–1968
Anna Lou Sprinkle
1908–2014
Marriage: 27 June 1927
Ella Edna Pierce
1929–
unknown Millsaps
1930–
Burma Lunette Millsaps
1931–
Frankie Gene Millsaps
1934–
Archie Hal Millsaps
1936–
Margaret Lavonne Millsaps
1940–
Ronnie Lee Millsaps
1941–
Stephen Dale Millsaps
1947–2000
Randy Joseph Millsaps
1952–1955

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 June 1927
Iredell, North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    Ella Edna Pierce

    Female1929–Female

    unknown Millsaps

    Male1930–Male

    Burma Lunette Millsaps

    Female1931–Female

    Frankie Gene Millsaps

    Female1934–Female

    Archie Hal Millsaps

    Male1936–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

    Erba Sprinkle

    Female1903–1904Female

    Cordia Emma Sprinkle

    Female1904–1998Female

    Female1904–2002Female

    Spencer Erastus Sprinkle

    Male1907–1995Male

    Female1908–2014Female

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 10

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 29

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

Americanized spelling of Sprinkel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anna Lee Sprinkle in household of Arch P Sprinkle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ama L Millsops in household of Lee P Millsops, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Anna L Millsap in household of Lee P Millsap, "United States Census, 1940"

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