Big changes have come to Genealogy.com — all content is now read-only, and member subscriptions and the Shop have been discontinued.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Spike Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: William Drake Spike 1754 Nova Scotia
Posted by: Sally Lomas (ID *****6882) Date: March 14, 2008 at 07:43:58
In Reply to: Re: William Drake Spike 1754 Nova Scotia by Sally Lomas of 101

I should have added that Capt. Wm. Drake Spike was alleged to have never married. I will check the 1775 tax assessments, - but Elizabeth Spike, wife of Charles Spike, was not widowed until 1777. She was the administratrix of her husband Charles Spike's estate, and the estate was valued at over 200 pounds, - which was considerable at that time. Charles Spike was a master carpenter. By inference, Wm. Drake Spike was a brother of Charles Spike, as Charles Spike's son Daniel was Wm. Drake Spike's nephew.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/spike/messages/94.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network