Troy Leo Spurgeon (1928 - 2011)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Troy Leo Spurgeon’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Troy so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Troy’s biography.

Troy Leo Spurgeon Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Troy Leo Spurgeon and his immediate Spurgeon family. Add to Troy Leo Spurgeon's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Troy.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Troy Leo Spurgeon? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Spokane, Spokane County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Troy did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Troy Leo Spurgeon is a military veteran.

Middle name

Leo

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Troy's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Troy's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Troy a religious man? Add Troy’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Troy during various points of his life.

Timeline

1928 - In the year that Troy Leo Spurgeon was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

1957 - Troy was 29 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

1982 - By the time he was 54 years old, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

1995 - At the age of 67 years old, Troy was alive when on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

1998 - At the age of 70 years old, Troy was alive when on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

Troy Leo Spurgeon Family Tree

Who was Troy’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Troy’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Troy's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Troy Leo Spurgeon
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Troy's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Troy Leo Spurgeon is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Troy Leo Spurgeon died on January 12, 2011 at age 82. There is no known cause of death for Troy. He was born on August 1, 1928. There is no information about Troy's family or relationships. We know that Troy Leo Spurgeon had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Troy Leo Spurgeon? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Troy is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Troy Leo Spurgeon

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources