Doris Eleve Horn

10 January 1918–21 February 1996 (Age 78)
Killbuck, Holmes, Ohio, United States

The Life of Doris Eleve

When Doris Eleve Horn was born on 10 January 1918, in Killbuck, Holmes, Ohio, United States, her father, Thomas Horn, was 49 and her mother, Euena Leguillon, was 41. She lived in Hardy Township, Holmes, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Waynesburg, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 21 February 1996, in Punta Gorda, Charlotte, Florida, United States, at the age of 78.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Lloyd William Landenberger
Doris Eleve Horn

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Horn





    Armour Alexander Horn


    Glendon Martin Horn


    Fayona Belle Horn


    Phylis Marie Horn



World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch horn ‘horn’, applied in a variety of senses: as a metonymic occupational name for someone who made small articles, such as combs, spoons, and window lights, out of horn; as a metonymic occupational name for someone who played a musical instrument made from the horn of an animal; as a topographic name for someone who lived by a horn-shaped spur of a hill or tongue of land in a bend of a river, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this element (for example, in England, Horne in Surrey on a spur of a hill and Horn in Rutland in a bend of a river); as a nickname, perhaps referring to some feature of a person's physical appearance, or denoting a cuckolded husband.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from Old Norse horn ‘horn’, ‘spur of land’.3 Swedish: ornamental or topographic name from horn ‘horn’, ‘spur of land’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Doris Horn in household of Thomas Horn, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Doris Horn in household of Thomas Horn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Doris Eleve Horn, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.