Minton “Mint” Spruiell

Minton "Mint" Spruiell

Minton "Mint" Spruiell

Spruiells in America

Welcome to the SPRUIELL family blog.

I am a descendant of Alice Valeria Spruiell who married Louis Milton Clinkscales.

Alice V. Spruiell Clinkscales - 7/4/1900

Alice V. Spruiell Clinkscales – 7/4/1900 // This photo thought to have taken on her wedding day in Alabama.

Their children were:

1) James Edward Clinkscales (B: 19 nov 1891)

2) Juda Jessie Clinkscales (B: 15 oct 1892)

3) Reuben Frank Clinkscales (B: 13 may 1894)

4) Robert Berry Clinkscales (B: 1896)

5) John Wilkes “Johnny” Clinkscales (B:1 mar 1898)

6) Grady Lovell Clinkscales (B:  1900)

7) Lige Turner Clinkscales (B: 1902)

8) Lewis Embry Clinkscales (B: 5 mar 1904)

9) Hester Kate Clinkscales (B: 3 oct 1905 near Wolf Creek, Shelby County, Alabama. Died: at home in Calcis, Shelby County, Alabama ) — She married Herbert Russell Justice. They were/are my maternal grand parents.

{NOTE:  I will add a bit more family group data, shortly. It’s getting late, and I did not sleep very long last night. – CAA}

10) Lola Eugenia Clinkscales (B: 1907)

11) Clarence Milton Clinkscales (B: 1909)

12) Thomas Newton Clinkscales (B: 8 mar 1912)

13) Alice Mildred Clinkscales (B: 22 oct 1913)

14) William Milton “Noot” Clinkscales (b: 1913)

Clinkscales children at a family reunion in Calcis, Alabama

Clinkscales children at a family reunion in Calcis, Alabama

Clinkscales children getting ready to go hunting.

Clinkscales children getting ready to go hunting.

With such a large family, hunting, farming and canning vegetables kept food on the tale.

[MORE to be added…]

– CAA