Jessie G Spigner

March 1870–1953 (Age 82)
Alcolu, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Jessie G

When Jessie G Spigner was born in March 1870, in Alcolu, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States, her father, Jesse Green Spigner, was 21 and her mother, Margaret Gertrude Chappell, was 20. She married Francis Marion Barwick in 1895, in Clarendon, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Clarendon, South Carolina, United States in 1935 and Plowden Mills Township, Clarendon, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died in 1953, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Francis Marion Barwick
Jessie G Spigner
Marriage: 1895
Maggie May Barwick
Dewey Barwick
Frank Barwick
Claton Barwick
Leonard Brockington Barwick
Dewitt Talmadge Barwick

Spouse and Children

    Francis Marion Barwick



Clarendon, South Carolina, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Jesse Green Spigner


    Margaret Gertrude Chappell




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1871 · KKK Supression

Age 1

In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

German: perhaps a nickname from Middle Low German spigen ‘to spit’, denoting someone who was known for this habit.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jessie G Barwick in household of Duglass W Barwick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jessie Barwick in household of Douglas Barwick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jessie Barwick, "United States Census, 1940"

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