Lorine 'Tot' Taylor-Massey

Female9 July 1929–11 May 2007

Brief Life History of Lorine 'Tot'

Lorine 'Tot' Taylor-Massey was born on 9 July 1929, in Ellis, Texas, United States as the daughter of Grady Brockett Taylor and Florence Elix- Taylor. She had at least 2 daughters with Anderson Massey Jr.. She lived in Justice Precinct 2, Ellis, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 3, Ellis, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 11 May 2007, in Ennis, Ellis, Texas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Ennis Memorial Cemetery, Ennis, Ellis, Texas, United States.

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Anderson Massey Jr.
Lorine 'Tot' Taylor-Massey
Lola Mae Massey
Beulah Mae Massey

Sources (10)

  • Tot Taylor in household of Grady Taylor, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lorine Taylor in entry for Beulah Mae Massey, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Lorene Taylor in household of G B Taylor, "United States Census, 1930"

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Children (2)

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Siblings (14)

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World Events (8)


Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 20

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.


Age 21

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

Pet form of Honorine .

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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