Category Archives: Chadron Dawes County

Catherine Russell Spracklen Suddenly Passes!

Peter’s second wife, Catherine Snyder Russell Spracklen passed on the 29th of March 1913 in Chadron, Dawes Co., Nebraska.  She took ill suddenly and was gone within a few days.  Here they spell her name “Katherine.” Obituary of Mrs. Katherine … Continue reading

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Peter Spracklen a Restless Man and son John!

It is amazing when an ancestor appears in the history books.  Peter was obliging.  He appeared in the History of Western Nebraska with his son John William Spracklen. HISTORY OF WESTERN NEBRASKA https://archive.org/details/historyofwestern03shum John W. Spracklen was born at Belle Plaine, … Continue reading

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Peter & Catherine Spracklen’s son John W. Spracklen

Peter and Catherine Spracklen continued to have children even during the time of the Civil War.  So far I have shared in past post information about his two daughters from his 1st marriage to Mariah Brokaw.  Those two daughters were … Continue reading

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