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William Hurlbut Force Spencer, American, Antiguan writer. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1951-1954.

Background

Spencer, William Hurlbut Force was born on August 13, 1929 in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Lorillard and Katherine Emmet (Force) Spencer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yale University, 1951. Master of Science, University Bridgeport, 1963.

Career

Teacher Mathematics Fairfield (Connecticut) School System, 1957-1972. Owner, operator Lion's Paw Yacht, Antigua, 1972-1979. Director water sports Long Bay Hotel, Antigua, 1979-1980.

Writer, researcher Antigua, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Guide to the Birds of Antigua, 1981, Market, Kitchen & Table, A Bilingual Dictionary of Food, 1985.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1951-1954.

Connections

Married Louise Thatcher Jones, February 2, 1956 (divorced March 1960). Children: William Force, Elizabeth Driggs. Married Valerie Taylor, December 23, 1961.

father:
Lorillard Spencer

mother:
Katherine Emmet (Force) Spencer

spouses:
Louise Thatcher Jones

Valerie Taylor

children:
William Force Spencer

Elizabeth Driggs Spencer