Florence Maxine Hansen

Female12 July 1918–13 September 1999

Brief Life History of Florence Maxine

When Florence Maxine Hansen was born on 12 July 1918, in Michigan, United States, her father, George Henry Hansen, was 37 and her mother, Carrie Blanche Coleman, was 33. She lived in Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 13 September 1999, in Rockford, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 81.

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Sources (7)

  • Florence Hansen in household of George Hansen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence Word, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Mrs Florence M Word, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.


Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.


Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Lars, Nels, Niels, Thor, Jorgen, Knud, Holger, Morten, Nils, Einer, Johan.

Danish, Norwegian, Dutch, Flemish, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans . This is the most common surname in Norway. Compare Hanson 4 and also 2 below.

Americanized form of Norwegian, North German, Dutch, Flemish, and Danish Hanssen , a variant of 1 above. Compare Hansson 2.

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

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