Delphia Mae Furlough

28 July 1904–11 July 1999 (Age 94)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Delphia Mae

When Delphia Mae Furlough was born on 28 July 1904, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Joshua Wilson Furlough, was 34 and her mother, Della Swindell, was 21. She married Noah Walton Spruill SR on 25 October 1927, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Scuppernong Township, Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 11 July 1999, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Noah Walton Spruill SR
1901–1987
Delphia Mae Furlough
1904–1999
Marriage: 25 October 1927
Noah Spruill JR
1929–2021
Bobby Spruill
Mary Alice McCutchan
Jack Edwin Spruill
1932–2018
Bettie Mae Spruill
1937–
Della Swindell Spruill
1948–1948

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 October 1927
North Carolina, United States
children

(6)

    Noah Spruill JR

    Male1929–2021Male

    Jack Edwin Spruill

    Male1932–2018Male

    Bettie Mae Spruill

    Female1937–Female

    Female1948–1948Female

    Bobby Spruill

    MaleMale

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Joshua Wilson Furlough

    Male1870–1926Male

    Female1882–1963Female

siblings

(9)

    Johnston Alverta Furlough

    Male1902–1905Male

    Female1904–1999Female

    Wilson Alverta Furlough

    Male1908–1911Male

    Male1910–1995Male

    Della Madeline Furlough

    Female1912–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 14

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1929

Age 25

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Farlow .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mae Spruill in household of Noah W Spruill, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mae E Furlough in household of Wilson J Furlough, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mae Furlough Spruill in entry for Della Swindell Spriull, "North Carolina, Church Records, 1700-1970"

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