Floyd Albert Spence

Floyd Albert Spence was born May 20, 1920 in Kansas, the first child of Millard Melvin Spence and Maude Edith Hyatt1. Floyd was living in Pittsburg, Crawford County, Kansas with his parents and younger brother in 19302. Floyd was working as an employee at McNally-Pittsburg Mfg Corp while living at 512 Martin in Pittsburg with his parents and brother in 19403. Floyd is working as a moulder in 1942, still living in the family home at 512 Martin with his wife Mildred Nadine, brother William, and sister-in-law Luella4

In July 1944 Floyd was married and living in Los Angeles, California; on July 10, 1944 Floyd enlisted to serve during World War II5. In 1948 and 1950, Floyd and Mildred were registered Democrats living in the second half of a duplex shared with Floyd’s parents at 6143 and 6145 Hubbard Street in East Los Angeles, California6,7. In 1950, younger brother, William’s in-laws, Clyde and Elizabeth Lortz were also living with Floyd at 6143 Hubbard8. By 1952 Mildred no longer appears to be living with Floyd, who is now living at 9064 Eglise Avenue, Downey, Los Angeles County, California, just down the street from his parents at 8560 Eglise Avenue9.

On July 31, 1953 in Monrovia, Los Angeles County, California Floyd married Tonii Maureen Skane of Minnesota10. The couple was still living in the house at 9064 Eglise Avenue in Downey California in 1959 while Floyd was working as a Superintendent at Wilcox Plastic Company11. Floyd and Tonii are registered Democrats still living on Eglise Avenue in 196012

In 1961 Floyd is living with Mildred Jo Frye, of Texas, at 9134 Hasty Avenue, Downey, Los Angeles County, California13. Floyd and Mildred were married on December 30, 1961, in Nevada14. By 1963 the couple moved to 830 South Azusa in Azusa, Los Angeles County, California15. Floyd and Mildred were still living in the house on Azusa in 196516.

Floyd Albert Spence passed away on February 26, 1967, at the age of 46, in Los Angeles, California17. He is buried at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, Los Angeles County, California18. Mildred Jo Frye Spence passed away January 28, 1987 in Los Angeles, California19. She is buried with her husband at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier20.

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  1.  Ancestry.com, California, Death Index, 1940-1997 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000), Ancestry.com, Date: 1967-02-26. Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=5180&h=6962827&indiv=try
  2.  Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas; Roll: 699; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0022; Image: 83.0; FHL microfilm: 2340434. Record for Floyde Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=6224&h=32659564&indiv=try
  3.  Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=2469&h=865695275&indiv=try
  4.  Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=2469&h=752482695&indiv=try
  5.  Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2005), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=8939&h=1423967&indiv=try
  6.  Ancestry.com, California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2017), Ancestry.com, California State Library; Sacramento, California; Great Register of Voters, 1900-1968. Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=61066&h=21732478&indiv=try
  7. Ancestry.com, California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2017), Ancestry.com, California State Library; Sacramento, California; Great Register of Voters, 1900-1968. Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=61066&h=31089543&indiv=try
  8. Ancestry.com, California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2017), Ancestry.com, California State Library; Sacramento, California; Great Register of Voters, 1900-1968. Record for Clyde G Lortz. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=61066&h=31089470&indiv=try
  9.  Ancestry.com, California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2017), Ancestry.com, California State Library; Sacramento, California; Great Register of Voters, 1900-1968. Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=61066&h=23733274&indiv=try
  10.  Ancestry.com, California, Marriage Index, 1949-1959 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=5186&h=383835&indiv=try
  11.  Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=2469&h=1395047236&indiv=try
  12.  Ancestry.com, California, Voter Registrations, 1900-1968 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2017), Ancestry.com, California State Library; Sacramento, California; Great Register of Voters, 1900-1968. Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=61066&h=39507239&indiv=try
  13.  Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=2469&h=1410344381&indiv=try
  14.  Ancestry.com, Nevada, Marriage Index, 1956-2005 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007), Ancestry.com, Record for Mildred Jo Frye. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1100&h=8931859&indiv=try
  15.  Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=2469&h=1425051104&indiv=try
  16.  Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=2469&h=1412717652&indiv=try
  17.  Ancestry.com, California, Death Index, 1940-1997 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000), Ancestry.com, Date: 1967-02-26. Record for Floyd A Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=5180&h=6962827&indiv=try
  18.  Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Ancestry.com, Record for Floyd Albert Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=60525&h=119471978&indiv=try
  19.  Ancestry.com, California, Death Index, 1940-1997 (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000), Ancestry.com, Date: 1987-01-28. Record for Mildred J Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=5180&h=6963273&indiv=try
  20.  Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Ancestry.com, Record for Mildred Jo Spence. http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=60525&h=119473781&indiv=try