Irma D Spann (1925 - 1992)

A photo of Irma D Spann
Irma D Spann
1925 - 1992
updated February 06, 2019
Irma D Spann was born on September 25, 1925. She died in February 1992 at 66 years of age.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Irma D Spann Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of Irma Spann, honor her ancestry & genealogy, and her immediate Spann family.

Most Commonly Known Name

Irma D Spann

First name

Irma

Middle name

D

Maiden name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Female

Birth

Irma Spann was born on

Death

Irma Spann died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Irma.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Irma D Spann?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Irma's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Irma a religious woman?

Last Known Residence

Unknown. Did Irma move a lot? Where was her last known location?

Education

Did Irma finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Irma attend?

Professions

Share what Irma did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Irma's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Irma serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Irma Spann?
View other bios of people named Irma Spanns
Back to Top

Irma D Spann Family Tree

Irma's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Spann family tree.

Irma's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Irma D Spann
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Irma's Family Photos

We currently do not have photos of Irma D Spann. Below are potential family photos that share Irma's last name or surname. Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Irma during various points of her life

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Irma

What do you remember about Irma D Spann? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Irma is remembered.

Irma Spann Obituary

This obit of Irma D Spann is maintained by Irma's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Irma D Spann died in February 1992 at 66 years of age. She was born on September 25, 1925. We have no information about Irma's family.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Irma D Spann

1925 - 1992 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Irma's lifetime

In 1925, in the year that Irma D Spann was born, in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

In 1937, she was just 12 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1958, she was 33 years old when on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1972, by the time she was 47 years old, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

In 1992, in the year of Irma D Spann's passing, on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

Other Biographies

Other Irma Spanns

Irma L Spann
Sep 13, 1925 - Nov 15, 1996
Opp, AL
Irma W Spann
Nov 10, 1924 - May 1993
Hickory, MS

Other Spanns

Guy S Spann
Apr 19, 1929 - Jul 12, 1993
East Granby, CT
Louis H Spann
Mar 6, 1930 - Nov 27, 1984
Saint Petersburg, FL
Helen Spann
Aug 15, 1907 - October 1985
Belle Glade, Florida
Ruth Spann
Mar 5, 1911 - Feb 20, 2002
Crestview, FL
Charles Edward Spann
Aug 2, 1939 - Sep 24, 2009
Winter Haven, Florida
Mary C Spann
Jan 6, 1912 - Apr 5, 2005
Pensacola, FL
Nancy Spann
Mar 10, 1908 - February 1985
Orlando, Florida
Nina Spann
Nov 14, 1890 - December 1977
Panama City, Florida
Robert Spann
Jun 25, 1950 - May 5, 2011
Miami, Florida
Sam Spann
Oct 27, 1899 - August 1973
Miami, Florida
Carolyn Spann
Jan 9, 1951 - Mar 31, 2010
Miami, Florida
Jim Spann
Sep 12, 1882 - February 1967
Newberry, Florida
O B Spann
Aug 6, 1912 - Jan 14, 2000
Hanceville, AL
Dalton C Spann
May 10, 1908 - Nov 26, 1997
Slocomb, AL
Roosevelt C Spann
Jul 2, 1924 - Dec 28, 1994
New York, NY
Stepaney Spann
Feb 15, 1896 - January 1983
Archer, Florida
Willie Spann
Jan 15, 1905 - December 1974
Tampa, Florida
Vernon M Spann
Aug 27, 1956 - Sep 15, 1997
Jacksonville, FL
Charles F Spann
Apr 9, 1923 - Oct 27, 1994
Miami, FL
Winifred Spann
Apr 18, 1959 - Jan 13, 2007
Miami, FL

Other Bios

Dolphus Newson
May 4, 1926 - Oct 12, 2006
Orlando, FL
Marion v Naylor
May 2, 1928 - Dec 31, 2002
Jacksonville, FL
Dolores A Conti
Jun 10, 1926 - Mar 25, 2010
Greensboro, NC
Robert Stein
Sep 15, 1929 - April 1986
Robert E Jones
Nov 25, 1927 - Jan 1, 2007
Summerfield, FL
Olivette C Miller
Jul 30, 1927 - Jan 2, 2010
Jacksonville, Florida
George Johnson
Jan 14, 1928 - February 1977
Willannie M Parker
Aug 26, 1928 - Jul 29, 1991
Pearl E Banks
Feb 5, 1915 - Feb 5, 2006
Niceville, FL
Marie Baker
Aug 30, 1914 - Sep 24, 1994
Newark, NJ
Eudell Paulk
Apr 18, 1913 - July 1977
Kingsland, Georgia
Henry W Harmon
Dec 3, 1927 - Jul 6, 2003
Jacksonville, FL
Rebecca G Collins
Oct 9, 1924 - Apr 20, 2001
Jacksonville, FL
J Wilder
Jan 17, 1925 - February 1991
Jacksonville, FL
J C Marron
Apr 22, 1929 - Apr 15, 1990
Clifford Harris
Sep 8, 1931 - May 2, 1999
Jacksonville, FL
Ella Harvey
Oct 3, 1917 - May 1976
Chelan, Washington
Ernest Quarterman
Sep 12, 1927 - May 1981
Victor Lamont Pino
Nov 24, 1956 - Sep 21, 2009
Miami, Florida
Emeline Ebanks
Feb 24, 1909 - Dec 30, 2002
Opa Locka, FL
Success Stories from Biographies like Irma D Spann
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.