Flora Eagle Chief

1892–Female
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Flora

When Flora Eagle Chief was born in 1892, in Oklahoma, United States, her father, Eagle Chief, was 35 and her mother, Maggie Manus, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Eagle Chief
1857–
Maggie Manus
1859–1909
Mattie Eagle Chief
1889–
Flora Eagle Chief
1892–
Lena Eagle Chief
1896–

Parents and Siblings

    Eagle Chief

    Male1857–Male

    Maggie Manus

    Female1859–1909Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

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.
1907

Age 15

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Name Meaning

1 1.English (mainly East Anglia): nickname for a lordly, impressive, or sharp-eyed man, from Middle English egle ‘eagle’ (from Old French aigle, from Latin aquila).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Laigle in Orne, France, the name of which ostensibly means ‘the eagle’, although it is possible that the recorded forms result from the operation of early folk etymology on some unknown original. Matilda de Aquila is recorded in 1129 as the widow of Robert Mowbray , Earl of Northumberland.3 Jewish: translation into English of Adler .

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

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