Dovie May Ferguson

26 June 1899–7 November 1980 (Age 81)
Texas, United States

The Life of Dovie May

When Dovie May Ferguson was born on 26 June 1899, in Texas, United States, her father, James Warner Ferguson, was 35 and her mother, Martha Elizabeth Meadows, was 31. She had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with James Ward Spann. She lived in Denton Land District, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 6, Collin, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 7 November 1980, in Gunter, Grayson, Texas, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

James Ward Spann
1892–1982
Dovie May Ferguson
1899–1980
Jack Orville Spann
1919–2005
Ruth Spann
1921–2007
Evelyn Marie Spann
1926–2010
Billy Joe Spann
1931–
Letha Spann
1935–

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Jack Orville Spann

    Male1919–2005Male

    Ruth Spann

    Female1921–2007Female

    Evelyn Marie Spann

    Female1926–2010Female

    Billy Joe Spann

    Male1931–Male

    Letha Spann

    Female1935–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 2

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Fergus .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dovie M Ferguson in household of James W Ferguson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • May Spann in household of James W Spann, "United States Census, 1940"
  • May Spann in household of James W Spann, "United States Census, 1930"

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