Alexander Guinard Cayce

3 August 1898–17 March 1964 (Age 65)
Cayce, Lexington, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Alexander Guinard

When Alexander Guinard Cayce was born on 3 August 1898, in Cayce, Lexington, South Carolina, United States, his father, Benjamin Briggs Cayce, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Geiger Horlbeck, was 26. He married Cora Winona Johnson on 16 March 1942, in Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States. He lived in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and Hamlet, Richmond, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 17 March 1964, in Pensacola, Escambia, Florida, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States.

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Alexander Guinard Cayce
Cora Winona Johnson
Marriage: 16 March 1942

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16 March 1942
Chesterfield, South Carolina, United States

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of English Casey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alex Cayce, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Allexandre G Cayce in household of Caroline Cayce, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alexander Cayce in household of B Briggs Cayce, "United States Census, 1900"

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