Flora Priaulx Bobo

Female12 December 1885–26 December 1895

Brief Life History of Flora Priaulx

When Flora Priaulx Bobo was born on 12 December 1885, in Louisa, Iowa, United States, her father, Harrison J Bobo, was 34 and her mother, Susan A Priaulx, was 27. She died on 26 December 1895, in Columbus Junction, Louisa, Iowa, United States, at the age of 10, and was buried in Columbus Junction, Louisa, Iowa, United States.

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Harrison J Bobo
Susan A Priaulx
Ralph Herman Bobo
Flora Priaulx Bobo

Sources (3)

  • Priaulx Bobo, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
  • Flora P Bobo, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Priaulx Bobo, "Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1830-1950"

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World Events (4)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 5

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Baubeau or Beaubeau: nickname derived from Old French baube ‘stutterer, stammerer’, from Latin balbus ‘stammering’.

Americanized form of French Bourbeau .

Spanish: nickname from bobo ‘fool’, from Latin balbus ‘stammering’. This surname is also found in southern France (Pyrénées-Orientales).

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

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