Neil Horton

21 November 1937–10 February 1995 (Age 57)
Corning, Steuben, New York, United States

The Life of Neil

Neil Horton was born on 21 November 1937, in Corning, Steuben, New York, United States as the son of Dorothy May Watkins. He lived in Campbell, Campbell, Steuben, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 10 February 1995, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Dorothy May Watkins
1914–2002
Neil Horton
1937–1995

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1941

Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 4

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1941 · Awaking the Sleeping Giant

Age 4

After the attack on Pearl Harbor, the United States repealed the Neutrality Acts of 1937 and declared war both on the Empire of Japan and on Germany. Thus entering into World War II with the Allied Forces.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places so called. The majority, with examples in at least fourteen counties, are named from Old English horh ‘mud’, ‘slime’ or horn ‘dirt’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. One in southern Gloucestershire, however, is named from Old English heorot ‘hart’ + dūn ‘hill’.

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

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  • Neil W Horton in household of William F Horton, "United States Census, 1940"

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