Alfred James Spurlin, b. 5 Apr 1828 AL, son of Green Spurlin and Malinda Truitt; d. 17 Oct 1888, Bossier Parish, LA; m. 15 Dec 1853, Bossier Parish, LA, Mary A(r)manda Alden Allen (b. 16 May 1837, GA, dau. of Gideon and Mary Allen; d. 27 Jul 1888).Both are bur. Salem Cem, Bossier Parish.They had 9 children.