Floy B Helms

1896–1964 (Age 68)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Floy B

When Floy B Helms was born about 1896, in Mississippi, United States, her father, John Henry Helms, was 25 and her mother, Ethel Linda "Etha" Wilson, was 25. She married Joe Glenn Hubbard on 5 September 1907, in Panola, Mississippi, United States. She lived in Coahoma, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Beat 4, Coahoma, Mississippi, United States in 1940. She died in 1964, at the age of 68, and was buried in Coahoma County Memorial Gardens, Coahoma, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joe Glenn Hubbard
Floy B Helms
Marriage: 5 September 1907

Spouse and Children

5 September 1907
Panola, Mississippi, United States

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Helms


    Ethel Linda "Etha" Wilson




    Eugenia Elizabeth Helms


    Anie Helms



    Virgil Butler Helms


    Jon Ibek Helms


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 0

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.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 11

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Helm 1.2 North German and Dutch: patronymic from Helm 2–3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Flay Helms in household of John H Helms, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Floy B Heelms in household of Jn H Heelms, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Floy B Hubbard in household of J Glen Hubbard, "United States Census, 1920"

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