Laura Hoskins

September 1890–21 March 1964 (Age 73)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Laura

When Laura Hoskins was born in September 1890, in Kentucky, United States, her father, James Gabriel Hoskins, was 25 and her mother, Catherine Johnson, was 29. She married John Noah Helton on 20 March 1909, in Bell, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Yellow Creek, Bell, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 3, Bell, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 21 March 1964, in Bell, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Pineville, Bell, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Noah Helton
1884–1971
Laura Hoskins
1890–1964
Marriage: 20 March 1909
Charles Helton
1911–
Berry Helton
1914–1983
Pearl Wendell Helton Sr.
1916–2008
Kathleen Irene Helton
1923–
Ferman Helton
1927–
Mildred Helton
1930–2008
John Helton
1936–

Spouse and Children

    John Noah Helton

    Male1884–1971Male

    Female1890–1964Female

MARRIAGE
20 March 1909
Bell, Kentucky, United States
children

(7)

    Charles Helton

    Male1911–Male

    Male1914–1983Male

    Male1916–2008Male

    Kathleen Irene Helton

    Female1923–Female

    Ferman Helton

    Male1927–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Gabriel Hoskins

    Male1865–1917Male

    Catherine Johnson

    Female1860–1920Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 2

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
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.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 20

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Hoskin .2 Variant of Dutch Hosekin, a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of hose (garments for the legs), from Middle Low German hose ‘hose’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Laura Hilton in household of John Hilton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Laura Helton in household of John Helton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Laura Helton in household of John Helton, "United States Census, 1940"

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