Florence S Crossno

May 1880–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Florence S

When Florence S Crossno was born in May 1880, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Gilford C Crossno, was 26 and her mother, Missouri Ann Nunley, was 19. She lived in Civil District 1, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Civil District 11, Gibson, Tennessee, United States in 1900.

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Gilford C Crossno
Missouri Ann Nunley
Florence S Crossno

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    Missouri Ann Nunley




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 32

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Krausner, a nickname for someone with curly hair, from a derivative of kraus ‘curly’ ( see Kraus , Krauser ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Florence L Crossnoe in household of Gilford C Crossnoe, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Florence S Crossno in household of Gilbert Crossno, "United States Census, 1880"

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