Florence Bochum

about 1895–
Missouri, United States

The Life of Florence

Florence Bochum was born about 1895, in Missouri, United States. She married Charles Mead about 1914, in Missouri, United States.

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Charles Mead
1892–
Florence Bochum
1895–
Marriage: about 1914

Spouse and Children

    Charles Mead

    Male1892–Male

    Female1895–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1914
Missouri, United States

World Events (3)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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 3

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.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 9

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Name Meaning

1 Variant of Norwegian Bøthun ( see Bothun ).2 Variant of English Botham .

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

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