Mary Ann Evans

Female 1865 - 1927  (61 years)


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  • Name Mary Ann Evans  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 20 Jul 1865  Danville, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 15 Feb 1927  Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age 61 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    John Evans,   b. 1844,   d. 1905  (Age 61 years)  (Father) 
    Mary Ann Williams,   d. 28 Oct 1907  (Mother) 
    Person ID I6350  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father John Evans,   b. 1844,   d. 1905  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Ann Williams,   d. 28 Oct 1907
    Other Partners: John M. Jones  
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5373  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors James Hewlett Sprake,   b. 10 Mar 1859, Blaenavon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1937, Plymouth PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 1882  [1
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Maude E. Sprake,   b. 14 Aug 1895, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1976, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    Gethin Gibbon  m. 25 Nov 1931
    Married: 1x2. Stella Louise Sprake,   b. 25 Dec 1886, Plymouth Luz, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1971, Wyoming Valley, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Harry K Search  m. 28 Jun 1916
    Married: 1x3. Emily Blanche Sprake,   b. 16 Sep 1889, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1965, Montour County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Robert Raymond Daniels  m. 9 Aug 1922
    Married: 1x4. Edna Mae Sprake,   b. Abt 1902, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1968  (Age ~ 66 years)  [natural]
    William Saw Richard Davis  m. 8 Mar 1938
    Married: 1x5. Cora May Sprake,   b. 18 Sep 1884, Plymouth, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1931, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)  [natural]
    John A. Johnson  m. 21 Apr 1909
     6. Jennie Sprake,   b. Dec 1896,   d. 2 Jun 1897  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F4466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - February 16, 1927 Wilkes Barre Record - Mrs. James Sprake Is Claimed By Death - Mrs. James Sprake, aged 62, died yesterday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock at the family home, 55 Jeanette street, following an illness of complications. Deceased was bron in Danville but had been a resident of Plymouth for fifty years and during that time she became one of the communities best known and most highly respected residents. She possessed a loving and genial disposition which endeared her to a large following of friends who will mourn her death. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her husband and the following children: Mrs. John Johnson, SHickshinny; Mrs. harry Search, Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. R. R. Daniels, Phenixville; Miss Maude Sprake and Miss Edna Sprake, at home. One sister, Mrs. Isaac Reese, Wilkes-Barre, and eight grandchildren also survive. The funeral will be held Friday afternoon with services conducted at the hom of Rev. S. R. Diehl, of the First Presbyterian Church. Interment will be in Edge Hill Cemetery.

      Newspaper Obituary - February 16, 1927 Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - Prominent Woman Dies - A lingering illness of complications caused the death yesterday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock of Mrs. james Sprake, 55 Jeannette street, who passed away at the family home. Her death has caused much sorrow and grief among a wide circle of friends. Mrs. Sprake was 62 years of age, Born in Dansville, where she lived a short while, she came to Plymouth 50 years ago and lived here continously during the length of years. As a resident of Plymouth. Mrs. Sprake became well known, not only here, but throughout the entire vally. The legion of friends and acquaintances she acquired denoted her popularity and the esteem and respect in which she was held. Mrs Sprake possessed an exceptionally fine disposition and her Christian like life will be a fond recollection to hundreds. She was a devout member of First Presbyterian Church and active in church work. She is survived by her husband and the following children: Mrs. John Johnson, Shickshinny; Mrs. Harry Search, Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. R. R. Daniels, Phoenixcille; Miss Maude Sprake and Miss Edna Sprake at home. One sister, Mrs. Isaac Rees, Wilkes-Barre and eight grandchildren also survive. The funeral will be held from the home Firday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. H. R. Diels pastor of First Presbyterian Church, will officiate. Interment will be in Edge Hill cemetery.
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  • Sources 
    1. [S758] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Plymouth Ward 1, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1434; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 0118; FHL microfilm: 1241434.

    2. [S2009] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).

    3. [S1994] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Plymouth Ward 9, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1596; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 184; Image: 253.

    4. [S846] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Year: 1910; Census Place: Plymouth Ward 2, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1369; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0103; FHL microfilm: 1375382.