Florence Agnes Armstrong

18 May 1892–31 January 1996 (Age 103)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Florence Agnes

When Florence Agnes Armstrong was born on 18 May 1892, in Illinois, United States, her father, Marshall Ney Armstrong, was 42 and her mother, Frances Parthenia Osgood, was 38. She married Roy Moore Esmond on 11 December 1913, in LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Grand Rapids Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 31 January 1996, in Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 103.

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Roy Moore Esmond
Florence Agnes Armstrong
Marriage: 11 December 1913
Thomas Marshall Esmond
Frances Ann Esmond

Spouse and Children

11 December 1913
LaSalle, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

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.
1897 · Beginnings of Kmart

Age 5

Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 27

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Earm, arm, and strong, strong, meaning arm strong

Sources (3)

  • Florence Esmond in household of Roy Esmond, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence A Esmond in household of Roy M Esmond, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florence Armstrong in household of Marshall N Armstrong, "United States Census, 1910"

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