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Edward Seamer Spencer

Edward Seamer Spencer

Male 1883 - 1965  (81 years)

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  • Name Edward Seamer Spencer 
    • I have seen the middle name spelled Seymore and Semer. In his 1942 World War II Draft Registration Card he spelled his middle name: Seamer - and that is what I am using here.
    Born 11 Oct 1883  Indianola, Sanpete County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date of birth confirmed by Social Security Death Index; U. S. World War I Draft Registration Card; U.S. World War II Draft Registration Card; Find-a-Grave memorial; and World War I Civilian Draft Registration
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Indianola, Sanpete County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Indexed as Edward S. Spencer, age 14 born Aug 1885 in Utah who is at school; white, male, single son of Jerusia Spencer, age 56 who was born in Ohio - had been married 37 years - has given birth to 14 children with 8 living - indexed as "farmer"; father John Spencer has died - he was from England; Living with mother Jerusia and siblings: James, 24 who is a day laborer; Lewis, 23, who is a sheep herder; and Roxey Ann, age 11 who is at school 
    Residence 12 Sept 1918  Hazelton, Jerome County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Indexed as Edward Semer Spencer, resident of Hazelton, Minidoka County, Idaho, age 34 born Oct 11, 1883; white, natural born citizen; self-employed farmer at Hazelton; lists his wife Mrs. Veta E. Spencer of Hzaelton as his next of kin; his height and build is not legible; he states that he has blue eyes and brown hair and no diabilities 
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    World War I Draft Registration Card
    Census 1920  Hazelton, Jerome County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Indexed as Edward Spencer, age 36 born 1884 in Utah; white, male, head of house, farmer; married; both parents born in England; they are renting; he is able to read/write; living with wife Veta, age 26 and daughter Fae, age 5 
    Census 1930  Hazelton, Jerome County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Indexed as Edward Spencer, male born abt 1885 in Utah, white, married, head of house; farmer; both parents born in Utah; living with wife Veta E., age 36 and daughter Fae, age 15; also in the home is nephew Leon Stinnett, male born 1914 in Arkansas, age 16; the family rents their home and they own a radio; he was 28 at the time of marriage and his wife was 19 
    Census 1940  Rigby, Fremont County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Indexed as Edward S. Spencer, respondent, age 54 born abt 1886 in Utah; male, white, married, head of house; his residence is not a farm - living on Idaho Avenue; lived in same house in 1935; Sheet 7B; Household No. 130; owns his own home which is valued at $800; common laborer; attended school through 4th grade; was employed all year and had an income of $1,000; living with wife Veta E. Spencer, age 45 
    Military Minidoka County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    World War I Civilian Draft Registration:
    Spencer, Edward Semer
    Born 11 oct 1883
    White 
    Residence 1942  Rigby, Fremont County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Indexed as Edward Seamer Spencer, resident of Rigby, Jefferson County, Idaho; he has no telephone; he is 59 years old; born Indianola, Utah on Oct 11, 1883; he lists his wife Mrs. Veda Spencer of Rigby as his next of kin 
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    World War II Draft Registration Card
    Social Security Data Indexed as Edward Spencer; 519-05-3168; Last residence: Idaho; Born 11 Oct 1883; Died Jun 1965; Issued Idaho (before 1951) 
    Died 28 Jun 1965  [8
    • Date of death is confirmed by Social Security Death Index and Find-a-Grave memorial; last residence was in Idaho
    Buried Aft 28 Jun 1965  Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Rose Hill Cemetery; Plot: OP 94, 1, 7; Date/location of burial are from Find-a-Grave memorial
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    Headstone
    Plot: OP 94, 1, 7
    Person ID P92  Curbow Montoya Family
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2013 

    Father John Henry Spencer,   b. 29 Aug 1835, Waddington Parrish, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1891, Indianola, Sanpete County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Jerusha Kibbe Elmer,   b. 10 May 1842, San Prairie, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1922, Springville, Utah County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Family ID F19  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veta Eliza Searle,   b. 8 Apr 1893, Payson, Utah County, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1963  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1912  Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location of marriage are from Idaho Marriages, 1842-1996; date/location is further confirmed by Western States Marriage Index [10, 11]
    Edward Seamer Spencer and Veta Searle
    Edward Seamer Spencer and Veta Searle
    Marriage Record
    Children 
     1. F. Spencer
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2012 10:36:52 
    Family ID F281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Edward S. Spencer, respondent, age 54 born abt 1886 in Utah; male, white, married, head of house; his residence is not a farm - living on Idaho Avenue; lived in same house in 1935; Sheet 7B; Household No. 130; owns his own home which is valued at $800; common laborer; attended school through 4th grade; was employed all year and had an income of $1,000; living with wife Veta E. Spencer, age 45 - 1940 - Rigby, Fremont County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Indexed as Edward Seamer Spencer, resident of Rigby, Jefferson County, Idaho; he has no telephone; he is 59 years old; born Indianola, Utah on Oct 11, 1883; he lists his wife Mrs. Veda Spencer of Rigby as his next of kin - 1942 - Rigby, Fremont County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 28 Jun 1965 - Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    Edward Seamer Spencer
    From the collection of Blaine Spencer

  • Sources 
    1. [S2625380337] 1900 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, ), Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Indianola, Sanpete, Utah; Roll: 1686; Page: 18A; Enumeration District: 0121; FHL microfilm: 1241686.

    2. [S2625333136] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Admi), Source Citation: Registration State: Idaho; Registration County: Minidoka; Roll: 1452219.

    3. [S2624660385] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.), Source Citation: Year: 1920; Census Place: Hazelton, Jerome, Idaho; Roll: T625_293; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 186; Image: 106.

    4. [S2626335774] 1930 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626), Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Hazelton, Jerome, Idaho; Roll: 400; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 891.0; FHL microfilm: 2340135.

    5. [S4273286779] 1940 United States Federal Census , (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.), Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho; Roll: T627_747; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 26-15.

    6. [S2883617932] WWI Civilian Draft Registrations, Banks, Ray, comp., (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1987-1988. Microfilm Publ), Source Information: Banks, Ray, comp.. WWI Civilian Draft Registrations [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.

    7. [S3257459148] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - United States, Selective Service System. Selective Service Registration Cards, World War II: Fourth Registration. National Archives and Records Administration Branch l), Source Citation: The National Archives Pacific Alaska Region (Seattle); Seattle, Washington; Fourth Registration Draft Cards (WWII); State Headquarters: Idaho; Record Group Name: Records of the Selective Service System; Record Group Number: 147; Archive Number: 563870; Box Number: 47.

    8. [S2624729542] Social Security Death Index, (Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security), Source Citation: Number: 519-05-3168; Issue State: Idaho; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    9. [S4273286809] Web: Idaho, Find a Grave Index, 1863-2011.

    10. [S4273286813] Idaho Marriages, 1842-1996.
      Edward Spencer, male and Veta Searle, female married Oct. 16, 1912 in Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho: This record can be found in the marriage book at the County Courthouse located in Twin Falls Co., ID in Volume 2 on Page 76.

    11. [S4273286765] Web: Western States Marriage Record Index, 1809-2011, Brigham Young University - Idaho.
      Groom: Edward Spencer
      Bride: Veta Searle
      Married Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho on 16 Oct 1912, Volume 2; Page 76