Dena P Spillman

1 January 1896–November 1981 (Age 85)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Dena P

When Dena P Spillman was born on 1 January 1896, in Missouri, United States, her father, Samuel G Spillman, was 38 and her mother, Amelia Ann Hart, was 39. She married William Horace Fullington on 4 September 1915, in Polk, Missouri, United States. She lived in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Salem Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died in November 1981, at the age of 85, and was buried in Coffey Cemetery, Coffey, Daviess, Missouri, United States.

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William Horace Fullington
Dena P Spillman
Marriage: 4 September 1915

Spouse and Children

    William Horace Fullington



4 September 1915
Polk, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel G Spillman


    Amelia Ann Hart




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 0

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 8

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 23

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name Spileman, which was originally an Old English byname meaning ‘juggler’, ‘tumbler’, ‘actor’. Compare Spiller .2 German (Spillmann): variant of Spielmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dena P Spillman in household of Samuel G Spillman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dena T Spillman in household of Samuel D Spillman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Dena P Fullington in household of Clara E Moore, "United States Census, 1930"

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