William J. Spurlin

10 January 1829–1 August 1901 (Age 72)
Houston, Georgia, United States

The Life of William J.

When William J. Spurlin was born on 10 January 1829, in Houston, Georgia, United States, his father, William J Spurlin, was 22 and his mother, Elizabeth Kelly, was 16. He had at least 3 sons and 8 daughters with Celia E. Matthews. He lived in Election Precinct 6 Elba, Coffee, Alabama, United States in 1860 and Coffee, Alabama, United States in 1870. He died on 1 August 1901, in Elba, Coffee, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

William J. Spurlin
1829–1901
Celia E. Matthews
1829–1903
Lucinda Miranda Spurlin
1854–1928
Lida L. Spurlin
1856–
Sarah Spurlin
1856–1940
Rebecca Elizabeth Spurlin
1858–1944
Martha E. Spurlin
1859–
Liddie C Spurlin
1860–
Jacky Spurlin
1863–
Biene Eva Spurlin
1866–1924
William Samson Spurlin
1868–1961
Jacob W Spurlin
1868–
Jesse Spurlin
1872–

Spouse and Children

children

(11)

    Lucinda Miranda Spurlin

    Female1854–1928Female

    Sarah Spurlin

    Female1856–1940Female

    Lida L. Spurlin

    Female1856–Female

    Female1858–1944Female

    Liddie C Spurlin

    Female1860–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William J Spurlin

    Male1807–1888Male

    Female1813–1905Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1829–1901Male

    Polly AL CE Spurlin

    Female1831–Female

    Sarah A E E Spurlin

    Female1831–Female

    Riley A Spurlin

    Male1833–1890Male

    Chloe Martha Ann Spurlin

    Female1839–1900Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830

Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1830: Dale, Alabama, United States; 1841: Coffee, Alabama, United States
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 20

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Spurling .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Sperlin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Spurlin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wm Spurlin, "United States Census, 1860"

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