William Harris Sprake

William Harris Sprake

Male 1916 - 1994  (77 years)

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  • Name William Harris Sprake  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 27 Jun 1916  Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 May 1994  Wilkes Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age 77 years 
    Person ID I52593  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Ancestors William Harris Sprake,   b. 15 Dec 1895, Plymouth, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1971, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Hazel S Kleintob,   b. 1895, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1971  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F19821  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Edith Mae Dodson,   b. 1 Feb 1917, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1987, Wilkes Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
     1. Pamela Sprake,   b. 15 Aug 1949,   d. 20 Mar 2016  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. William Harris Sprake, III
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F19875  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - May 30, 1994 Times Leader - Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania - William Sprake Jr. - May 29, 1994 - William H. Sprake Jr., of Waller Street, WIlkes-Barre, died Sunday at home. Born June 27, 1916, in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late William and Hazel Kleintob Sprake Sr. He was a 1934 graduate of Meyers High School, Wilkes-Barre. He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in Germany. He was formerly employed at Holmes Metallic, Wilkes-Barre, for many years, retiring in 1986. He was a member of the Baptist Tabernacle Church, Wilkes-Barre. He was preceeded in death by his wife, the former Edith Dodson; brothers, Robert and Donald. Surviving are a son William H. III, Bear, Del.; daughter, Mrs. David (Pamela) Foote, Plymouth; two grandchildren; brother, Charles, San Antonio, Texas. Funeral services will be at a time to be announced Wednesday from the Mamary-Durkin Funeral Home Inc., 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in Wyoming Cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1694] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2073; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0261; Image: 868.0; FHL microfilm: 2341807.
    2. [S1994] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Wilkes-Barre Ward 9, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1597; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 238; Image: 671.
    3. [S1640] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Hanover, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3551; Page: 22B; Enumeration District: 40-84.
    4. [S1630] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).