Floyd Leonard Hyman

29 December 1892–31 January 1996 (Age 103)
Glen Elder, Mitchell, Kansas

The Life of Floyd Leonard

When Floyd Leonard Hyman was born on 29 December 1892, his father, Donald Hyman, was 38 and his mother, Nancy Jane Kagarise, was 36. He married Gertrude Louise Pierce on 1 February 1937, in Beloit, Mitchell, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Hayes Township, Mitchell, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. He died on 31 January 1996, at the age of 103, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Beloit, Mitchell, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Leonard Hyman
1892–1996
Gertrude Louise Pierce
1916–1984
Marriage: 1 February 1937
Larry Lee Hyman
1938–1997
Roger L. Hyman
1953–1998

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 February 1937
Beloit, Mitchell, Kansas, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(19)

    Cora Elizabeth Hyman

    Female1876–1919Female

    Mamie Gellespie

    Female1877–Female

    Female1878–1947Female

    Female1880–1969Female

    Chidren Born Hyman

    Male1880–Male

+14 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 6

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 27

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 Jewish (American): Americanized variant of Heiman .2 English: variant of Hayman .3 Americanized spelling of Heimann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Floyd Hyman in household of Donald Hyman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Floyd Hymen in household of D*Ald Hymen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Floyd Hyman in household of Donald Hyman, "United States Census, 1910"

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