Last name Spinks based on appearance of sister Margaret Spinks in 1900 census.
Noted events in her life were:
1. Census, 1880, Randolph County, North Carolina, United States. Cyntha York is 30, living with husband Jesse. (ED 217, Columbia Twp, Randolph Co, NC, family 176)
2. Census, 1900, Randolph County, North Carolina, United States. Cynthia A York is 50, widow, b Nov 1849, 7 children, 4 living, b NC, with dau May E (b Apr 1874, 26, single, cotton mill weaver), son John F (b June 1877, 22, single, cotton mill weaver), dau Nancy J (b Oct 1879, 20, single, cotton mill weaver), dau Fannie B (b Aug 1881, 18, single, 1 child, 1 living, cotton mill weaver), grandson Marvin C (b July 1898, 1). Also in household is sister Margaret Spinks (b Mar 1844, 56, single, cotton mill spinner). (ED 95, Randleman Twp, Randolph Co, NC, family 242)
Cynthia married Jesse F. YORK, son of Solomon YORK and Nancy Malinda YORK. (Jesse F. YORK was born in 1850 in North Carolina, United States 4232 and died before 1900.)