Horan Apramian

16 March 1890–12 August 1967 (Age 77)

The Life of Horan

When Horan Apramian was born on 16 March 1890, in Armenia, his father, Joseph Maejy, was 32 and his mother, Oghida Keshishian, was 28. He married Ovsanna Yaghlegian on 25 September 1920, in Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 August 1967, in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Horan Apramian
Ovsanna Yaghlegian
Marriage: 25 September 1920
John Aprahamian
Alice Apramian

Spouse and Children

25 September 1920
Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States


    John Aprahamian



Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Maejy


    Oghida Keshishian




World Events (8)

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 1

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.

Age 21

The Standard Oil Company had reached a point of almost complete monopoly, managing over 90% of oil flows in the United States. The Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was a large, integrated association that produced, transported, refined, and marketed the product. In 1911, the Supreme Court declared that the Standard Oil Company of New Jersey was in violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act. As a result, it was split into 34 smaller companies.

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Sources (3)

  • Horan Apramian, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Horan Apramian, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Apramian in entry for Haig Dulgarian and Alice Apramian, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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