Rebecca Mae Spaide

6 June 1878–24 January 1954 (Age 75)
Nanticoke, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Rebecca Mae

When Rebecca Mae Spaide was born on 6 June 1878, in Nanticoke, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Solomon D. Spaide, was 29 and her mother, Martha Rebecca Hart, was 24. She lived in Briar Creek, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Berwick, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 24 January 1954, in Bloomsburg, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Pine Grove Cemetery, Berwick, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Solomon D. Spaide
Martha Rebecca Hart
Rebecca Mae Spaide
Ada Louise Spaide
William Newton Spaide
Albert Theobold Spaide
Helen Amy Spaide
Sadie P Spaide

Parents and Siblings

    Solomon D. Spaide


    Martha Rebecca Hart




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

American variant of German Spade .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rebecca M Spaid in household of S D Shade, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Rebeca Spade in household of Soloman Spade, "United States Census, 1880"
  • R Mar Spaide in household of Solomon D Spaide, "United States Census, 1940"

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