Elmira Victoria "Vic" Sprouse

16 May 1874–1 February 1950 (Age 75)
Los Pinos, Conejos, Colorado, United States

The Life of Elmira Victoria "Vic"

When Elmira Victoria "Vic" Sprouse was born on 16 May 1874, in Los Pinos, Conejos, Colorado, United States, her father, Baylus Earl Sprouse Sr., was 36 and her mother, Nancy Willmirth Johnson, was 32. She married James William Harrison on 24 April 1895, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Whiterocks, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1910 and Election Precinct 18 South Price, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 1 February 1950, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Roosevelt, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James William Harrison
1865–1938
Elmira Victoria "Vic" Sprouse
1874–1950
Marriage: 24 April 1895
James Alfred Harrison
1896–1976
Lloyd Harrison
1898–1899
Marion Augustus Harrison
1900–1970
Nancy Faye Harrison
1902–1984
Hildred Harrison
1905–1976
Francis Leroy Harrison
1906–1961
Millard Harrison
1908–1971
Birdie Harrison
1911–1992

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 April 1895
Vernal, Uintah, Utah Territory, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1879

Age 5

Historical Boundaries: 1879: Conejos, Colorado, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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

English or Scottish: unexplained. Posslbly a variant of Sprouls .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Victoria Harrison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elmira Sprouse in household of D E Sprouse, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elmira C Harrison in household of James W Harrison, "United States Census, 1930"

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