Marion Albert Horr

1876–11 December 1946 (Age 70)
Iowa, United States

The Life of Marion Albert

When Marion Albert Horr was born in 1876, in Iowa, United States, his father, James L Horr, was 20 and his mother, Florence E. "Babe" Williams, was 15. He married Leilah Albind Lewis on 7 March 1900, in Crawford, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Hudgins Township, Perkins, South Dakota, United States in 1910 and Floyd Township, Woodbury, Iowa, United States in 1920. In 1900, at the age of 24, his occupation is listed as carpenter in Deloit, Crawford, Iowa, United States. He died on 11 December 1946, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 70.

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Marion Albert Horr
Leilah Albind Lewis
Marriage: 7 March 1900
Herbert Horr
Florence Rosanna Horr
James Delorain Horr
Audentia Violet Horr
Dorothy Mable Horr

Spouse and Children


    Leilah Albind Lewis


7 March 1900
Crawford, Iowa, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Florence E. "Babe" Williams




World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 0

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 6

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German (Hörr): unexplained; possibly a derivative of Middle High German hor ‘dirt’ ( see Hoerr ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marion A Hors, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marion Horr, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marian Horr in household of James Horr, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"

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