- Elbert Eugene Spriggs
name = Elbert Eugene Spriggs
residence = Unknown
other_names = Yoneq
birth_name = Elbert Eugene Spriggs
birth_date = May 18, 1937
birth_place = Tennessee, USA
occupation = Religious leader
title = Apostle, "the Annointed"
religion = Twelve Tribes
spouse = Marsha Spriggs
Elbert Eugene Spriggs or Yoneq (as he is known within the Twelve Tribes community) was born on
May 18 1937.
* [http://www.twelvetribes.com/whoweare/our-beginningsfull.html A short history of Gene Spriggs and his wife's lives and ministry, from the Twelve Tribes website]
* [http://religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu/nrms/tribes.html University of Virginia "New Religious Movements" page on The Twelve Tribes]
* [http://www.chattanoogan.com/articles/article_83886.asp A newspaper article about the Spriggs return to Chattanooga, where their ministry first began]
*cite web | title =The Twelve Tribes aka Messianic Communities | work =
Cult Awareness and Information Centre| publisher =www.culthelp.info | date =2008 | url =http://www.culthelp.info/index.php?option=com_content&task=category§ionid=3&id=151&Itemid=8 | accessdate = 2008-10-05
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