Lillian Frances Homan

4 April 1918–19 April 1989 (Age 71)
Rockingham, Virginia, United States

The Life of Lillian Frances

When Lillian Frances Homan was born on 4 April 1918, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States, her father, William Herod Homan, was 39 and her mother, Mary Susan Cunningham, was 40. She had at least 2 sons with Orville Glick Wise Sr.. She lived in Mount Clinton, Rockingham, Virginia, United States in 1920 and Ashby District, Rockingham, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 19 April 1989, in Bridgewater, Rockingham, Virginia, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Bridgewater, Rockingham, Virginia, United States.

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Orville Glick Wise Sr.
Lillian Frances Homan
CWO Orville Glick Wise Jr.
William Roscoe Wise

Spouse and Children



    CWO Orville Glick Wise Jr.


    William Roscoe Wise


Parents and Siblings



    Charles Burnham Homan


    Helen Cunningham Homan


    Emma Katherine Homan


    Mary Virginia Homan


    William Howard Homan Jr.


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Altered spelling of German Homann .2 English: variant of Holman . This surname has been in Ireland since the 17th century.3 Dutch: status name from Middle Dutch hovetman, hooftman ‘head man’, ‘leader’, ‘adviser’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frances Lillian Wise in household of Glick Orville Wise, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lillian F Homan in household of William H Homan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillian F Homan in household of William H Homan, "United States Census, 1920"

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