Florence May Benroth

Female22 February 1898–May 1986

Brief Life History of Florence May

When Florence May Benroth was born on 22 February 1898, in Union Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States, her father, Charles Wesley Warden Benroth, was 26 and her mother, Mina May Nichols, was 19. She married Louis Clarence Burkey on 5 November 1921, in Monroe, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Pleasant Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died in May 1986, in Findlay Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Clarence Burkey
1895–1964
Florence May Benroth
1898–1986
Marriage: 5 November 1921
Evelyn J. Burkey
1923–2020

Sources (12)

  • Fay M Benroth in household of Carrie E Covey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence May Benroth, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Florence Benroth, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 November 1921Monroe, Michigan, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    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.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 25

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    German: variant of Benrath, a habitational name from Benrath near Düsseldorf. Compare Penrod .

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

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