Florence Epperly

13 October 1897–8 March 1991 (Age 93)
Floyd, Virginia, United States

The Life of Florence

When Florence Epperly was born on 13 October 1897, in Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, John William Epperly, was 41 and her mother, Nancy Adaline Cannaday, was 43. She married Coy Raymond Cole on 8 June 1921, in Floyd, Virginia, United States. She lived in Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 8 March 1991, at the age of 93.

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Coy Raymond Cole
Florence Epperly
Marriage: 8 June 1921

Spouse and Children

8 June 1921
Floyd, Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Arthur Emanuel Epperly


    Arthur O. Efferly




    Etta May Epperly


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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

Age 2

On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 26

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Perhaps Americanized spelling of German Epperle, from a pet form of Eberhardt .2 Altered spelling of English Apperl(e)y, a habitational name from places named Apperley in Gloucestershire, Northumbria, and Somerset or from Apperley Bridge in West Yorkshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Florence Epperly in household of John W Epperly, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence Epperly in household of John W Epperly, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Florence Epperly, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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