Mattie Elva Horne

Brief Life History of Mattie Elva

When Mattie Elva Horne was born on 31 May 1893, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, her father, Peter J Horne, was 40 and her mother, Julia Queen Brown, was 23. She had at least 2 sons with William Stephen Hurt. She died on 26 April 1937, in Roanoke, Virginia, United States, at the age of 43.

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William Stephen Hurt
Mattie Elva Horne
Charles Calvin Hurt
Herman Johnson Hurt

Sources (16)

  • Mattie E Hurt in household of William S Hurt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mattie E Horn, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Birth Records, 1853-1896"
  • Mattie Elva Hurt, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"

World Events (8)

1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: variant of Horn .

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads mostly so named from the dative singular of horn (see Horn ).

Swedish: variant of Horn .

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

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