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Sprouse Wenger Harshbarger Dikes - INFO
Posted by: Lyresa Sprouse Descoteau Date: March 18, 2002 at 11:27:29
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MY FATHER:
James Richard Sprouse
b September 8, 1920 (unconfirmed born in Woodworth, Rapides Parrish, LA)
d April 3, 1988 in LaMarque/Galveston County, Texas - CONFIRMED by death certificate

HIS KNOWN CHILDREN:
Born to marriage of James Richard Sprouse and Patsy Jean Harshbarger Sprouse:
Married Ardmore, Carter County, OK June 26, 1954
Divorced September 18, 1959 in Carthage, Panola County, Texas
CHILDREN:
Lyresa Jean Sprouse Descoteau (ME)
b May 7, 1955 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas

D'Andrea Kay Sprouse Haydel
b March 3, 1957 in Sherman, Grayson County, Texas

OTHER KNOWN CHILDREN OF JAMES RICHARD SPROUSE:
Born to marriage of James Richard Sprouse and Dorothy Ann Burns Sprouse
Married (unconfirmed exact date) May (18?), 1961
Divorce filed Harris County, Texas May 12, 1969
CHILDREN:
Unknown Name Living - listed as being 'under 18' at divorce in 1969
Unknown Name Living - listed as being 'under 18' at divorce in 1969

ADDITIONAL FAMILY INFORMATION:

PARENTS OF JAMES RICHARD SPROUSE:
Father: William L. Sprouse
b: Oct 21, 1885 (place unknown)
D: May 24, 1964 in Liberty, Liberty County, Texas

Mother:
Tely Ann Wenger Sprouse
b: Feb 12, 1899 in Woodworth, Rapides Parish, Louisana
d: June 20, 1977 in Liberty, Liberty County, Texas
buried at Fairlawn Cemetary, Liberty, Texas

PARENTS OF WILLIAM L. SPROUSE:
Father: Jeneral Sprouse
b: Jan 1, 1860 in Tennessee (unknown where - HELP ME FIND HIM
PLEASE!)
d: 1953
buried: POSSIBLY buried at 'Old City Cemetary' in Liberty, Texas

Mother: Dolly Dikes Sprouse
b: 1967 (unknown where, probably Tennessee)
d: 1946
buried: POSSIBLY buried at 'Old City Cemetary' in Liberty, Texas

PARENTS OF TELY ANN WENGER SPROUSE
Father: Emil Wenger
b: April 13, 1848
d: Dec 2, 1913
Buried Glenmora Cemetery, Rapides County, LA

Mother: Mary Francis Hodges Sprouse
everything else unknown of this parent.....but name is about 98%
certain

OTHER CHILDREN OF WILLIAM L. AND TELY ANN WENGER SPROUSE:
Gordon Corbett Sprouse
b: Feb 21, 1926
d: August 18, 1996
buried in Texas (around Cleveland, Texas)

Ivan Daniel Sprouse
b: December 16, 1922
d: September, 20, 1992
buried in Texas (around Cleveland, Texas)

If anyone runs across anything else, please contact me at lyresa.descoteau@verizon.com OR squeakys@gte.net.



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