Florell Jane Currier

Femaleabout 1846–14 June 1931

Brief Life History of Florell Jane

When Florell Jane Currier was born about 1846, in Erie, New York, United States, her father, Erdix Tinney Currier, was 28 and her mother, Laura Amelia Goodspeed, was 25. She married Franklin Safford Hanks on 1 September 1867, in Bremer, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Kaneville, Kane, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 June 1931, in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States, at the age of 86.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Florell Jane? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Franklin Safford Hanks
1842–1921
Florell Jane Currier
about 1846–1931
Marriage: 1 September 1867
Franklin Victor Hanks
1868–1947
Elbert Oscar Hanks
1871–1938
Carl Larue Hanks
1873–1932

Sources (18)

  • Florell Currier in entry for Carl L Hanks, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Florell Hanks in household of Franklyn S Hanks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florell Jane Hanks, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 September 1867Bremer, Iowa, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    about 1846

    Age NaN

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1848

    Age 2

    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Kane, Illinois, United States

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 24

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a person who dressed leather after it was tanned, from Middle English curr(e)iour (Old French conreeur ‘currier’).

    Americanized form of French Caillé (see Caille 3) and Carrière (see Carriere ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.