Flora L. Westfall

4 February 1871–23 January 1902 (Age 30)
Upshur, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Flora L.

When Flora L. Westfall was born on 4 February 1871, in Upshur, West Virginia, United States, her father, Rev Jasper Newton Westfall, was 30 and her mother, Jane Reese, was 32. She married William M. Dean on 23 January 1901, in Upshur, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Union District, Upshur, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years. She died on 23 January 1902, in Upshur, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Mount Rupert Church Cemetery, Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, United States.

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William M. Dean
Flora L. Westfall
Marriage: 23 January 1901
William F Dean

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park
Age 1
Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act
Age 1
A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 10
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: regional name for someone from Westphalia, Middle High German, Middle Low German Westvāl.

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

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Sources (7)

  • Flora Westfall in household of Claudins L Westfall, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Flora Westfall in household of Jasper Westfall, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Flora Westfall Dean, "Find A Grave Index"

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