Floyd Leroy Elliott

22 November 1905–30 September 1981 (Age 75)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Floyd Leroy

When Floyd Leroy Elliott was born on 22 November 1905, in Oklahoma, United States, his father, Samuel Elmer Elliott, was 35 and his mother, Loretta Pierce, was 23. He married Lessie Pearl Dickey in 1973. He lived in Washington, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 30 September 1981, in Clinton, Henry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Leroy Elliott
1905–1981
Lessie Pearl Dickey
1903–1993
Marriage: 1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1973

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Florence Elliott

    Female1901–Female

    Cecile Leona Elliott

    Female1902–1941Female

    Male1905–1981Male

    Mable C Elliott

    Female1908–Female

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1907

Age 2

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name, Elyat, Elyt. This represents at least two Old English personal names which have fallen together: the male name Aðelgēat (composed of the elements aðel ‘noble’ + Gēat, a tribal name; see Jocelyn ), and the female personal name Aðelgȳð (composed of the elements aðel ‘noble’ + gȳð ‘battle’). The Middle English name seems also to have absorbed various other personal names of Old English or Continental Germanic origin, as for example Old English Ælfweald ( see Ellwood ).2 English: from a pet form of Ellis .3 Scottish: Anglicized form of the originally distinct Gaelic surname Elloch, Eloth, a topographic name from Gaelic eileach ‘dam’, ‘mound’, ‘bank’. Compare Eliot .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Floyd L Elliott in household of Samuel E Elliott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Floyd Elliott in entry for Lilly May Garrison, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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