Flossie Hildred Rexford

8 September 1896–8 November 1989 (Age 93)
Oregon, United States

The Life of Flossie Hildred

When Flossie Hildred Rexford was born on 8 September 1896, in Oregon, United States, her father, Charles Manley Rexford, was 38 and her mother, Alice Meek, was 33. She married William Norval Carl on 27 June 1936, in Jackson, Oregon, United States. She lived in Jackson, Oregon, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 12 Applegate, Jackson, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 8 November 1989, in Josephine, Oregon, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Applegate, Jackson, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Norval Carl
Flossie Hildred Rexford
Marriage: 27 June 1936

Spouse and Children

27 June 1936
Jackson, Oregon, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1898 · Oregon Historical Society

Age 2

The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 27

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rexforth, a topographic name for someone living at a river crossing or ford near a place called Rex, perhaps the one near Fulda, Hesse.

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

Sources (3)

  • Flossie Hildred Carl in household of William Norval Carl, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Flossa Rexford in household of C M Rexford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Flossie H Rexford in household of Charles M Rexford, "United States Census, 1910"

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