Floyd Chester Tinkham

25 December 1912–29 November 1980 (Age 67)
Nebraska, United States

The Life of Floyd Chester

When Floyd Chester Tinkham was born on 25 December 1912, in Nebraska, United States, his father, Bernard Tinkham, was 33 and his mother, Nora Churchill, was 30. He lived in Meridian, Jefferson, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years and Washington, Washington, Washington, Kansas Territory, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 29 November 1980, at the age of 67, and was buried in Washington, Washington, Kansas, United States.

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Floyd Chester Tinkham
Vivian Martha Taylor

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 15

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

Sources (3)

  • Floyd Tinkham in household of B Tinkham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Floyd Tinkham in household of Bernie Tinkham, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Floyd C Tinkham, "United States Census, 1940"

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