(portrait)

(c. 1899)

Belle Spear

(aka) Amanda Spear

Individual

Born: 1 Jul 1860 in Mt. Ephraim, Noble County, Ohio, USA

Died: 3 Oct 1965 in Beeville, Bee County, Texas, USA

Father: Thomas James "T.J." Spear (1835 – 1923)

Mother: Mary Ann Shafer (1840 – 1887)

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: Cyrus Donald Anderson (1852 – 1917)

Married: 10 Jun 1891 in Atwood, Rawlins County, Kansas, USA

Child: Donald Cyrus Anderson (1895 – 1907)

Child: Harold Edmond Anderson (1898 – 1994)

Family #2

Spouse/Partner: Lewis Henry Border (1844 – 1939)

Married: ? in (unknown)

Notes:

In 1900, Belle's sister Wilma was living with Cyrus and Belle in Colby (Thomas County, Kansas).

Change Date

This data was last changed on 4 Jun 2009, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule)
National Archives and Records Administration. [applies to alias, birth]
1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule)
National Archives and Records Administration. [applies to name, birth, marriage, notes]
A Spear Family History
by Michael Engelmann; [applies to birth, death, marriage]
Obituary (Thomas James Spear)
Oberlin Herald; Oberlin, Decatur County, Kansas, USA; 16 Aug 1923; page ?. Duplicate printed in the Atwood Citizen-Patriot; Atwood, Rawlins County, Kansas, USA; 30 Aug 1923; page ? [applies to name]
Private (Spear Birth and Death Dates Notebook)
Handwritten pages, many hands, many inks. Fragile binding and paper, but with numerous names and dates of birth or death. [applies to name, birth]

Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

There exists a Texas Death record for Belle Border, died 3 Oct 1965 in Bee county.