Person:Robert Spilman (6)

Watchers
Robert C. Spilman
m. 11 Feb 1866
  1. May Spilman1867 - 1948
  2. James Alexander Spilman1869 - 1955
  3. Robert C. Spilman1872 - 1878
Facts and Events
Name[3] Robert C. Spilman
Gender Male
Birth[1][3] 1 Feb 1872 Kansas, United States
Census[1] 1 Mar 1875 Gypsum Creek twp., McPherson co., Kansas, United States(in the Roxbury postal area)
Robert Spilman was residing with [father] A. C. (occ. farmer), [sister] May, and [brother] J. A. (No relationships are recorded in this census.) It was recorded that he was born in Kansas.
Census[2] 1 Mar 1875 Elm Creek twp., Saline co., Kansas, United States(in the Salina postal area)
Robert Spilman was residing with [his mother's parents, sister, and brothers] Asa C. Kenison (occ. farming), Cynthe Kenison, Sarah Kenison, Harlin Kenison, and James E. Kenison. (No relationships are recorded in this census.) A. C. Kenison was the assessor for this census record. Robert appears twice in this census.
Death[3] 25 Sep 1878 Saline co., Kansas, United States(possible year)
Burial[3] Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina, Saline co., Kansas, United States
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Gypsum Creek twp., McPherson, in Kansas. State Board of Agriculture. State census of 1875. (Topeka, Kansas: Kansas State Historical Society, 1951), microfilm K-12, p 10, dwelling 99, family 99, A. C. Spilman household, [digital image, Ancestry.com].
  2. Gypsum Creek twp., McPherson, in Kansas. State Board of Agriculture. State census of 1875. (Topeka, Kansas: Kansas State Historical Society, 1951), microfilm K-18, p 1, dwelling 1, family 1, Asa C. Kenison household, [digital image, Ancestry.com].
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Gypsum Hill Cemetery records, Salina, Saline County, Kansas. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1960), p 137.

    “SPILMAN, Robert C., b. 1 Feb. 1872, son of A. G. and M. A. Spilman, d. 25 Sept. 1873.” This record may have a couple of mistakes. His father was likely A. C. Spilman. Robert's year of death would then have had to be no earlier than 1875; it could have been 1878 or 1879 and misread as 1873.