Frances Spraggon

18 April 1907–18 May 1997 (Age 90)
Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Frances

When Frances Spraggon was born on 18 April 1907, in Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Leslie Spraggon, was 39 and her mother, Margaret Alice Bald, was 39. She married Edward David Sheafer in 1928. She lived in Edgewood, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Birchwood, Washington, Minnesota, United States in 1950. She died on 18 May 1997, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Edward David Sheafer
1900–1972
Frances Spraggon
1907–1997
Marriage: 1928

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1928Braddock, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 1
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
    1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home
    Age 7
    Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.
    1931
    Age 24
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    English: relationship name from an unrecorded Middle English personal name * Spragin, * Sprakin, a pet form of Sprag ( see Spragg and Sprake ).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Possible Related Names

    Sprake
    Spraggins
    Spragg

    Sources (7)

    • Frances Spraggon in household of William L Spraggon, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Frances Spraggon in entry for Edward David Sheafer and Patricia Loughrey Ganson Westine, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
    • Frances Skraggon in household of William L Spraggon, "United States Census, 1920"

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