Flora T. Wilkinson

20 March 1852–9 June 1928 (Age 76)
Batavia, Branch, Michigan, United States

The Life of Flora T.

When Flora T. Wilkinson was born on 20 March 1852, in Batavia, Branch, Michigan, United States, her father, Horace Wilkinson, was 48 and her mother, Harriet Fields, was 36. She married John Broughton on 17 November 1869, in Quincy, Branch, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Homer, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1860 and Michigan, United States in 1870. She died on 9 June 1928, in Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Branch, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Broughton
Flora T. Wilkinson
Marriage: 17 November 1869
Edward Ernest Broughton
Francis G Broughton
Nettie Victoria Broughton

Spouse and Children

17 November 1869
Quincy, Branch, Michigan, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Horace Wilkinson


    Harriet Fields




    Horace Vincent Wilkinson


    Silas F. Wilkinson


    Warren W Wilkinson


    Julia Victoria Wilkinson



World Events (8)

1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

Age 2

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 20

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilkin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ilora F Wilcox in household of William B Wilcox, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Flora Wilcox in household of William B Wilcox, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Flora Wilkeson in household of Horace Wilkeson, "United States Census, 1860"

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