Florell Jane Currier

about 1846–14 June 1931 (Age 85)
Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Florell Jane

When Florell Jane Currier was born about 1846, in Erie, New York, United States, her father, Erdix Tinney Currier, was 27 and her mother, Laura Amelia Goodspeed, was 24. 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 Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years and Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 June 1931, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 September 1867
Bremer, Iowa, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 0

Iowa is the 29th state.
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, Middle English curreyour (Old French conreeur ‘currier’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Florell Hanks in household of Franklyn S Hanks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florell Hanks in household of Franklin Hanks, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florell Carrier in household of Exdix T Carrier, "United States Census, 1850"

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