Homer Victor Christian

2 June 1893–28 September 1952 (Age 59)
Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Homer Victor

When Homer Victor Christian was born on 2 June 1893, in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States, his father, Lennox Knight Christian, was 21 and his mother, Ida Jane Stevick, was 20. He married Nellie Raney in 1915. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Iowa Township, Doniphan, Kansas, United States for about 5 years and Election Precinct 54, El Paso, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 28 September 1952, in Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Lakeside Cemetery, Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Homer Victor Christian
1893–1952
Nellie Raney
1900–1928
Marriage: 1915
Hattie Louise Christian
1917–1962
Mary Jane Christian
1918–1995
Delbert Victor Christian
1920–1982
Arlene Ruth Christian
1923–2002
Ruby Marie Christian
1927–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1915
children

(5)

    Hattie Louise Christian

    Female1917–1962Female

    Mary Jane Christian

    Female1918–1995Female

    Delbert Victor Christian

    Male1920–1982Male

    Arlene Ruth Christian

    Female1923–2002Female

    Ruby Marie Christian

    Female1927–2011Female

Parents and Siblings

    Lennox Knight Christian

    Male1872–1918Male

    Ida Jane Stevick

    Female1872–1939Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1904

Age 11

Historical Boundaries: 1904: El Paso, Colorado, United States
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 16

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English, German, and French: from the personal name Christian, a vernacular form of Latin Christianus ‘follower of Christ’ ( see Christ ). This personal name was introduced into England following the Norman conquest, especially by Breton settlers. It was also used in the same form as a female name.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Homer Christian in household of Cleo Christian, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Homer Christian in household of Lenox Christian, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Homer Christian in household of Lenox Christian, "Kansas State Census, 1915"

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