Francis Asbury Spearman was a prominent builder in the area around Anderson County, He was overseer for the construction of numerous homes developed by cotton mills for the employees, such as Piedmont, Ware shoals and Williamston. He was a long - time member of Shiloh United Methodist Church. but in later years Joined Big Creek Baptist Church at Williamston, which was directly across the road from his residence. He was active in the Red Shirt political organization of South Carolina after the War between the States. In which a major promotional effort was made to unseat the political machine in the State, which had ruled since the War and was directed by numerous appointees from the National Republican Party He was rather tall man, slender, with red hair and mustache. left handed and with a temper Compatible with his red hair, At the time of his death he owned 54 acre Farm on Big Creek near Williamston, which was usually cultivated by his Sons..., his Grandfather David Samuel Spearman and his Grandmother Nancy Clardy Spearman donated the property for Shiloh United Methodist Church and Cemetery
Children of Francis Asbury Spearman Jr. and Mary Jane Elizabeth "Lillie" Spearman Spearman
● i. John Spearman (infant son)
● ii. Annie A Spearman
● iii. Lenora Evelyn "Eva" Spearman
● iV. Frances Elizabeth Spearman
● V. Adolphus Eugene Spearman
● Vi. Clara Norman Spearman
● Vii. Franklin Albert Spearman
● Viii. William Elbert Spearman
● iX. Lois Marie Spearman
● X. Louie Waco Spearman
● Xi. Lillian Zelpha Spearman Alexander
● Xii. Infant Twins (Died at birth)
His Father- in- law: William Morrison Spearman Confederate Soldier and died in Mississippi and his Mother-in-law Susan Hutchinson
I do need this information here checked i do not see anything in my family book about a second Spouse: ?? Martha Mcdaniel ??
Francis A Spearman United States Census, 1910 Name: Francis A Spearman Event Type: Census Event Date: 1910 Event Place: Belton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States Gender: Male Age: 55 Marital Status: Married Race: White Race (Original): White Relationship to Head of Household: Head Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head Birth Year (Estimated): 1855 Birthplace: South Carolina Father's Birthplace: South Carolina Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina Sheet Letter: A Sheet Number: 25 Household Role Sex Age Birthplace Francis A Spearman Head Male 55 South Carolina Lillian Spearman Wife Female 47 South Carolina Annie L Spearman Daughter Female 29 Georgia Elizabeth Spearman Daughter Female 25 South Carolina Adolphus E Spearman Son Male 23 South Carolina Clara N Spearman Daughter Female 21 South Carolina William E Spearman Son Male 19 South Carolina Albert F Spearman Son Male 19 South Carolina Lois Spearman Daughter Female 17 South Carolina Louie W Spearman Son Male 15 South Carolina Zelpha Spearman Daughter Female 10 South Carolina James White Son-in-law Male 32 Georgia Eva White Daughter Female 27 Georgia Susan A Spearman Mother-in-law Female 71 South Carolina
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United States Census, 1860
Head House: Name John Spearman Event Type Census Event Date1860 Event Place 42nd Regiment, Anderson, South Carolina, United States Gender Male Age 12 Race White Race (Original) [Blank] Birth Year (Estimated) 1848 Birthplace South Carolina Page141
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace F A Spearman M 40 South Carolina Frances Spearman F 44 South Carolina John Spearman M 12 South Carolina William Spearman M 10 South Carolina Madison Spearman M 6 South Carolina Ann Spearman F 5 South Carolina Asbury Spearman M 3 South Carolina
"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZT4-8QP : 30 December 2015), John Spearman in entry for T A Spearman, 1860.
I added this information because it all goes to my Spearman connection to this Asbury Spearman with him married to a Spearman it made things complicated so all this below this line , will be removed after I add it where it goes, Thanks
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