SPERRY Family Outline Descent Tree(s) (ODT)
Name formsSpeary, Sperrey, Sperrie, Sperry, Spery
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[1896-1943] – American actress
Starred in several Albert Parker silents ca 1917.
|SPERRY, Elmer Ambrose [1860-1930] – American inventor (gyroscope), industrialist SPER461 6C4|
SPERRY, Lawrence Burst
[1892-1923] – American inventor (automatic pilot) and aviation pioneer
SPERRY, Patriarch Harrison
[1832-1928] – LDS leader
Patriarch Harrison Sperry (died abt. 1928 at age of almost 99) told Bro. Worth Kilgrow (told the story to him three times) that B[righam] Y[oung], H. C. Kimball and Bro. Wilcox (Amanda H. Wilcox's husband) went back to the Mansion House at Nauvoo (Joseph's home) in 1848 and dug up the bodies of Joseph and Hyrum and brought them to Salt Lake in a sealed wagon.
|SPERRY, Richard [1606-~1695] – American farmer, Regicide harborer SPER52 10GGFa|
SPERRY, Roger W(olcott)
[1913-1994] – American psychobiologist, Nobel prize
He was a major contributor to at least three scientific fields -- developmental neurobiology, experimental psychobiology, and human split-brain studies -- conducted pioneering research in the functions of the left and right hemispheres of the brain. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for physiology / medicine in 1981 for his work. The system of split-brain research that he created has enabled scientists to better understand the workings of the human brain.
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I'm not yet sure if they are related to me!
As candidates are eliminated (proven not related) they are marked appropriately (
an explanation included.
They are kept in the list in case future research proves they can be included.
(And to keep them from popping up on the list again!)
Never discard good research!
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