Homer Ison

29 June 1908–14 July 1994 (Age 86)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Homer

When Homer Ison was born on 29 June 1908, in Kentucky, United States, his father, James William Thomas Ison, was 21 and his mother, Elizabeth Ellen Gibson, was 20. He lived in Elliott, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Magoffin, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He died on 14 July 1994, in Lake, Florida, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Fruitland Park, Lake, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

James William Thomas Ison
Elizabeth Ellen Gibson
Eula Ison Salvers
Mrs Ruth Ison Byrd
Homer Ison
Allie Ison Spencer
Hazel Ison Turner
Herbert Ison
James C Ison

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1912 · McCreary County Created

Age 4

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic or metronymic from the Middle English personal name Ida , which was used for both sexes.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hommer Isom in household of James Isom, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Homer Ison in household of James Ison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Homer Ison in entry for James Ison, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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