Spain Archives

An album of pictures of the Spain family, from the late 19th century until the present. John’s father’s father was David Elijah Spain. He married Mary Leo Musselwhite who bore his children. One of them, Louise, died young (in her early 30’s). The rest lived long lives. After Mary Leo died in 1947, Papaw Dave remarried to a women named Leatha, known to us as Mamaw Leatha. John’s great grandfather, Major Johnson Spain, married Emma Dodd. Both great grandparents lived until shortly after John’s birth.