Floyd Otto Horning

Male15 August 1895–10 September 1963

Brief Life History of Floyd Otto

When Floyd Otto Horning was born on 15 August 1895, in Vernon Township, Isabella, Michigan, United States, his father, Ambrose LaGrange Horning, was 43 and his mother, Rosa Ann Stine, was 38. He married Nina Bertina Huggins on 2 May 1917, in Osceola, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 10 September 1963, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 68.

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Floyd Otto Horning
Nina Bertina Huggins
Marriage: 2 May 1917
Reva Mildred Horning

Sources (8)

  • Lloyd Horning, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Floyd Horning, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 May 1917Osceola, Michigan, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 1

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

    Age 2

    Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 18

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    Name Meaning

    Transferred use of the Welsh surname, in origin a variant of Lloyd . This form of the name results from an attempt to represent the sound of the Welsh initial Ll- using traditional English pronunciation and orthography. From the 1890s to the 1930s it was at its most popular in the United States.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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