Fourth Generation


22. Capt. Nelson A. Sprague was born on 12 July 1869 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He died on 6 February 1949 at the age of 79 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Death certificate signed by Dr. Arnold Walker. He was buried in Grindle Hill cemetery, Swan's Island.

Capt. Nelson A. Sprague and Clara Etta Stanley obtained a marriage license on 18 December 1895 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. They were married on 24 December 1895 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Married by Benjamin Smith, Esq.
Clara Etta Stanley, daughter of Isaiah Wescott Stanley and Lucy Ann Stanley, was born on 13 June 1880 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. She died on 24 May 1962 at the age of 81 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. CLARA SPRAGUE
Swan's Island; Mrs. Clara E. Sprague, 81, died Thursday at her home after a long illness.
She was born at Swan's Island June 13, 1880, daughter of Isaiah and Lucy (Stanley) Stanley.
She was a member of the Advent Christian Church at Minturn.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Alberta Buswell of Minturn, Mrs. Edna Dyer of North Haven, Mrs. Hazel Firth of Rockland; a son, Sydney of Rockland; several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Advent Christian Church, Minturn, the Rev. Linwood Louden officiating. Burial will be at Grindle Hill Cemetery, Swan's Island.
Friends may call at Fernald Funeral Chapel, Mt. Desert, Friday afternoon.

Death certificate signed by Dr. J. B. Leith Hartman. She was buried in Grindle Hill cemetery, Swan's Island.

Capt. Nelson A. Sprague-3136 and Clara Etta Stanley-1755 had the following children:

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Albert C. Sprague was born on 4 April 1898 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He died on 28 July 1910 at the age of 12 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Drowned at the mooring while his father watched helplessly from shore. He was buried in Grindle Hill cemetery, Swan's Island.

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Edna L. Sprague-3138.

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Hazel A. Sprague-13266.

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Capt. Sidney Sprague-13265.

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Alberta Clara Sprague-11258.