Florence Catherine McNabb

2 November 1895–17 August 1985 (Age 89)
Axtell, Marshall, Kansas, United States

The Life of Florence Catherine

When Florence Catherine McNabb was born on 2 November 1895, in Axtell, Marshall, Kansas, United States, her father, Louis Napoleon McNabb, was 29 and her mother, Caroline Mary Slatton, was 24. She married Frank Cleo Hertzog on 16 May 1912, in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1920 and Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. She died on 17 August 1985, in Tecumseh, Johnson, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Frank Cleo Hertzog
1887–1957
Florence Catherine McNabb
1895–1985
Marriage: 16 May 1912
Martha Hertzog
1913–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 May 1912
Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
children

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    Martha Hertzog

    Female1913–Female

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 10

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 24

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mac an Aba(dh) ‘son of the abbot’. In Scotland, monasteries often had hereditary lay abbots, who were not bound by rules of celibacy. The McNabs seem to have originated at the monastery of St. Faolan in Strathfillan.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Florence Hertzog in household of Frank C Hertzog, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florence F Mcnabb in household of Louis Mcnabb, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Florence Hertzog in household of Frank Hertzog, "United States Census, 1930"

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