Florence Darch

21 November 1886–29 August 1947 (Age 60)
Fargo, Cass, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Florence

When Florence Darch was born on 21 November 1886, in Fargo, Cass, North Dakota, United States, her father, Frederick A Darch, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth von Rittberg, was 18. She married Hugh Harley Cannon on 10 May 1911, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Huntington Park, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920. She died on 29 August 1947, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Harley Cannon
Florence Darch
Marriage: 10 May 1911
Larry Darch Cannon
Harley Cannon

Spouse and Children

10 May 1911
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 10

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 17

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Scottish: perhaps a nickname from Gaelic dorch ‘dark’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Florence Cannon in household of Hugh Cannon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Florence D Cannon in household of H Harley Cannon, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence D Cannon in household of H Harley Cannon, "United States Census, 1920"

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