Leora E. Minnie

9 September 1901–23 January 1998 (Age 96)
St. Clair, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Leora E.

When Leora E. Minnie was born on 9 September 1901, in St. Clair, Michigan, United States, her father, Alfred L. Minnie, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Eveland, was 25. She married Floyd Brown about 1922, in St. Clair, Michigan, United States. She lived in Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 January 1998, in St. Clair, Michigan, United States, at the age of 96.

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Floyd Brown
Leora E. Minnie
Marriage: about 1922

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1922St. Clair, Michigan, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 1
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
    1903 · Ford Motor Company
    Age 2
    "Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
    Age 26
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Mennie . This surname is rare in Britain.Americanized form of French Canadian Meny 2.History: Among the American bearers of the surname Minnie there are descendants of Claude Mesny from France (see Meny ).

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Leora E Minnie in household of Alfred L Minnie, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Leora Minnie in household of Alfred L Minnie, "United States Census, 1920"

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