Found him on the 1880 Orangeburgh, Orangeburg, South Carolina census (dist 148 img 22) as Gobert Spencer
Found him on the 1900 Orange, Orangeburg, South Carolina census (dist 68 img 6) as DeLeon G. Spencer
age 21, printer. He is single and living at home with his widowed mother Angie, age 53.
Found him on the 1930 Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina census (dist 28 img 17) as DeLeon G. Spencer
age 50, newspaper editor.