Asa Holmes SPICER, II

Male 1825 - 1896  (70 years)


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  • Name Asa Holmes SPICER 
    Suffix II 
    Born 17 Mar 1825  West Sparta, Livingston, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Birth 18 Mar 1825  West Sparta, Livingston, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Census 26 Aug 1850  Plainfield Township, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1850 census at Plainfield, Kent, MI shows Asa H. Spicer, 25, b. NY, laborer; Nancy, 19, b. NY.
    Census 18 Jun 1860  Courtland, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 1860 census at Courtland, Kent, MI shows Asa Spicer, 38, b. NY, shingle maker; Nancy, 27, b. NY; children: Clarissa, 9, b. MI; William, 7, b. NY; Sarah A., 5, b. NY; Jesse, 3, b. MI; Asa, 7/12, b. NY.
    Census 02 Jun 1880  Mazeppa Township, Wabasha, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • 1880 census at Mazeppa Township, Wabasha, MN shows Asa Spicer, 55, farmer, b. NY, parents b. Unknown; Huldah, 45, b. CANADA, parents b. VT/VT. Also enumerated is Mande Eastman, 7, b. MN, parents b. blank.
    Reference Number TT 96 
    Died 03 Mar 1896  Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Mazeppa Cemetery, Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Person ID I19546  mm
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2013 

    Father Asa E. SPICER,   b. 26 May 1785, Springport, Cayuga, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1871, Marcellon, Columbia, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth TOBIAS,   b. 06 Aug 1791, Washington Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1861, West Sparta, Livingston, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Family ID F7064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy M CHAPMAN,   b. 17 Mar 1832, Nunda, Livingston, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1866, Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1846  West Sparta, Livingston, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Clarissa Jane SPICER,   b. 18 Aug 1850, Plainfield Township, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1945, Bassett, Rock, NE Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     2. William Harrison SPICER,   b. 08 Jul 1852, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1931, Brainerd, Crow Wing, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Sarah Arina SPICER,   b. 30 Jun 1854, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1939, St. Paul, Ramsey, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Alfred SPICER,   b. 1855, Plainfield Township, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jesse Archie SPICER,   b. 07 Aug 1857, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1927, Canistota, McCook, SD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     6. Asa Henry SPICER,   b. 03 Aug 1859, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1902, Bemidji, Beltrami, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     7. John Henry SPICER,   b. 14 Feb 1862, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1914, Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     8. Libby SPICER,   b. 16 Jul 1864, Plainfield Township, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Nancy Elizabeth SPICER,   b. 16 Jul 1864, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1894, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F7049  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hulda M PAGE,   b. 24 Feb 1834, CANADA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1909, Little Falls, Morrison, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1866  Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • I believe Huldah was married at least 3 times; Robbins, Lindman and Spicer. She married for the first time at age 16. Hulda was a widow with 6 sons when she married Asa.
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F7074  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Mar 1825 - West Sparta, Livingston, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 18 Mar 1825 - West Sparta, Livingston, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Dec 1846 - West Sparta, Livingston, NY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 26 Aug 1850 - Plainfield Township, Kent, MI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Jun 1860 - Courtland, Kent, MI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1866 - Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 02 Jun 1880 - Mazeppa Township, Wabasha, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 03 Mar 1896 - Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mazeppa Cemetery, Mazeppa, Wabasha, MN Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • About 1851 Asa moved to Michigan where he started a shingle making business with Marquis De Lafayette Smith.

      In 1864 when the shingle making business failed Asa moved his family to Nebraska and then to Minnesota where Nancy died in 1866. [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S531] Wallewein Family, Compiler: Wallewein, Julie, (July 2006).

    2. [S613] Descendants of William Sibley of England, Compiler: Schwindt, Bernie, (Feb 2006).

    3. [S589] Spicer Family File, Compiler: Spicer, Bryan L., (2007).

    4. [S614] The Spicer Genealogy, Meech, Mrs Susan Spicer & Miss Susan Billings Meech, (Meech, Susan B., Unknown, 1911).

    5. [S85] 1850 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1850, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    6. [S86] 1860 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1860, Ancestry Date, 2009).

    7. [S88] 1880 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D. C., 1880, Ancestry Date, 2010).

    8. [S500] Find a Grave.