Sye Sparlin Stephens

18 October 1887–25 March 1969 (Age 81)
Linden, Perry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sye Sparlin

When Sye Sparlin Stephens was born on 18 October 1887, in Linden, Perry, Tennessee, United States, his father, Joseph Calvin Stephens, was 31 and his mother, Rachel Evaline Hinson, was 30. He married Emma Pearl Stephens on 9 November 1907. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Perry, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Union Township, White, Arkansas, United States in 1930. He died on 25 March 1969, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Beebe, White, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sye Sparlin Stephens
Emma Pearl Stephens
Marriage: 9 November 1907
Bonnie Ray Stephens Robinson
Raymond Willard Stephens
Faye Lee Stevens

Spouse and Children

9 November 1907


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Calvin Stephens


    Rachel Evaline Hinson




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World Events (8)

1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

Age 1

Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Stephen ( see Steven ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • S S Stephens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Siah S Stephens in household of Joseph C Stephens, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sye S Stephens, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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