Frank W Spinney

12 July 1901–15 August 1996 (Age 95)
Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of Frank W

When Frank W Spinney was born on 12 July 1901, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States, his father, Lewis L. Spinney, was 37 and his mother, Annie L. Ward, was 36. He died on 15 August 1996, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Lewis L. Spinney
1863–1938
Annie L. Ward
1865–1933
George Ebenezer Spinney
1889–1952
Ethel Spinney
1891–1892
William Roy Spinney
1892–1972
Harold C Spinney
1895–1968
Gladys A Spinney
1898–1929
Frank W Spinney
1901–1996
John Lewis Spinney
1904–1958
Mildred E Spinney
1906–1979
Elsie L. Spinney
1911–2000

Parents and Siblings

    Lewis L. Spinney

    Male1863–1938Male

    Annie L. Ward

    Female1865–1933Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout

Age 4

In 1905, a fire lookout tower (among the first of its kind) was constructed in Piscataquis County on Squaw Mountain. Due to Maine's abundance of lumber and paper mills, it was essential that a system be developed to help spot fires as quickly as possible.
1927

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English spyn(n)eye, ‘spinney’, i.e. a small patch of woodland, clump of trees (Old French espinei).

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

Sources (3)

  • Frank W Spinney in household of Lewis L Spinney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank W Spinney in household of Lewis L Spinney, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank W Spinney in household of Lewis L Spinney, "United States Census, 1920"

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