Samuel Arnold


Born: Abt 1865 in Indiana, USA

Died: 22 Feb 1934 in ?

Father: ?

Mother: ?

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: Martha Jane "Mattie" Spear (1867 – 1953)

Married: ? in (unknown)


Sam's parents were both from Ohio.

He made his living as a carpenter.

Change Date

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

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule)
National Archives and Records Administration. [applies to name, birth, notes]
A Spear Family History
by Michael Engelmann; [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, death]

Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

An entry for a Samuel Arnold in the 1920 census hints that he may have been a widower, living alone in Rockwell Township, Norton County, KS, and working as a farmer. This would also indicate that he married Martha between 1920 and 1930.