Harvey Marks Spears

18 November 1898–3 May 1978 (Age 79)
Schleicher, Texas, United States

The Life of Harvey Marks

When Harvey Marks Spears was born on 18 November 1898, in Schleicher, Texas, United States, his father, George Buchanan Spears, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Adeline Williams, was 42. He married Clote Ethleene Maclin on 17 April 1926, in Schleicher, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Crockett, Texas, United States in 1930 and Commissioner's Precinct 1, Schleicher, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 3 May 1978, in Brownwood, Brown, Texas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Bangs, Brown, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Marks Spears
1898–1978
Clote Ethleene Maclin
1903–1973
Marriage: 17 April 1926
Dorothy M Spears
1928–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 April 1926
Schleicher, Texas, United States
children

(1)

    Dorothy M Spears

    Female1928–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Alva Spears

    Female1888–Female

    Effie Agnes Spears

    Female1890–1927Female

    Male1898–1978Male

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

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

Age 3

"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""."
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 21

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.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

English: patronymic from Spear .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • H M Spears, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harvey Speyer in household of George B Speyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harvey M Spears in household of Sarah Spears, "United States Census, 1940"

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