Chester Earl Spears

9 May 1885–30 May 1954 (Age 69)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Chester Earl

When Chester Earl Spears was born on 9 May 1885, in Kansas, United States, his father, Andrew Spears Sr, was 31 and his mother, Martha Jane Hicks, was 30. He married Florence Barrett on 23 October 1904, in Mound City, Linn, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Linn, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 33 Rose, Cowlitz, Washington, United States in 1940. In 1918, at the age of 33, his occupation is listed as farmer listed on draft in Mound City, Linn, Kansas, United States. He died on 30 May 1954, in Washington, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Castle Rock, Cowlitz, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chester Earl Spears
Florence Barrett
Marriage: 23 October 1904
Elmore Harold Spears
Walter Earl Spears

Spouse and Children

23 October 1904
Mound City, Linn, Kansas, United States


    Elmore Harold Spears


    Walter Earl Spears


Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Spears Sr


    Martha Jane Hicks





    William Lincoln Spears


    Elva Bain Spears



    Wellit Spears


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 4

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

Age 19

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Spear .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Chester E Spears, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Chester E Spears, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Chester E Spears, "United States Census, 1910"

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