(portrait)

(c. 1936)

Veronica Josephine "Phronie" Breck

Individual

Born: 14 Oct 1915 in Kimball, Brule County, South Dakota, USA

Died: 24 May 2005 in Custer, Custer County, South Dakota, USA

Father: John Brech (1882 – 1946)

Mother: Louise R. Schoenfelder (1886 – ?)

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: George Emmor Spear (1898 – 1991)

Married: 4 May 1935 in Quinn, Pennington County, South Dakota, USA

Child: Georgia Sue Spear (1943 – 2001)

Child: <private> Spear

Child: <private> Spear

Child: <private> Spear

Child: <private> Spear

Notes:

When she was a teenager living in Jackson County (SD), Veronica was helping the local cafe owners by offering her services as a nanny, and sometimes waiting on tables. It was while doing this that she met George.

Change Date

This data was last changed on 5 Apr 2009, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule)
National Archives and Records Administration. [applies to name, birth]
Interview (<private> Spear)
Inteview, letter, notes, etc. [applies to name, marriage, notes]
Memorial Services Card (Veronica J. "Phronie" Spear)
[applies to name, birth, death]
Obituary (George Emmor Spear)
Rapid City Journal; Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota, USA; 17 Feb 1991; page C2 [applies to marriage]
Obituary (Veronica Josephine Spear)
Rapid City Journal; Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota, USA; 26 May 2005; page B2 [applies to birth, death, marriage]
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]