The Spiker Family Gathering Place

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Full Name:

David Spiker
 Known As:David 
 Date of Birth:March 21, 1823 
 Date of Death:November 24, 1877 
 Spouse:Catharine Downs 
 Father:John Spiker 



March 21, 1823
Accident, Allegheny County, Maryland, USA
 Marriage:at age 23 to Catharine Downs on July 19, 1846
 Occupation:Wagon Maker 
 Death:November 24, 1877 at age 54
West Virginia, USA
 Burial:EUB Cemetery in Pennsboro, Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA 





 Spouse Catharine Downs Born January 8, 1832
Died June 6, 1912 at the age of 80
Buried at EUB Cemetery, Pennsboro, West Virginia, USA


 Family:David & Catharine Spiker had 11 children: Mary Elizabeth, Atlantic Ocean, Louisiana, Margaret Linn, Martha Jane, Samentha Jossephine, Isaac Monroe, William Forest, John Henry, Peter Gephart, Franklin Ford.

Catherine remarried after David's death to John Matlick. They had no children.





The Paths Through our Garden

            Continue exploring our garden:

  The Spiker Family Tree -- See how deep our roots grow.
  Grow Healthy Trees -- The story behind our family's Medical Tree
  Heirloom Gardening - We're showing off some of our favorite family heirlooms.
  Planting the Seeds -- Getting the children involved in our family's history.
  Gardening Tools -- Just a few genealogy related tools and links we use to trace our lineage.