Dale Eugene Horn

31 October 1931–10 January 2009 (Age 77)
Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Dale Eugene

When Dale Eugene Horn was born on 31 October 1931, in Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States, his father, James Chester Horn, was 44 and his mother, Viva Ellen Conger, was 40. He married Shirley Jean Powell on 1 June 1956. He died on 10 January 2009, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States.

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Dale Eugene Horn
Shirley Jean Powell
Marriage: 1 June 1956

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    1 June 1956
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
    1938 · Electrification of Rural Kansas
    Age 7
    Power was supplied to rural Kansas, which had been hit hard by the depression, in March 1938. Many farmers could not afford the $5 hookups for electricity. As a result, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Rural Electrification Act which provided loans to farmers who wanted electricity. Brown County became the first to receive service.
    1954 · Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
    Age 23
    Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka was a U.S. Supreme Court case which ruled racial segregation in public schools as unconstitutional. The unanimous decision was handed down on May 17, 1954. The case was originally filed by the Brown family in Topeka, Kansas.

    Name Meaning

    1 English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch horn ‘horn’, applied in a variety of senses: as a metonymic occupational name for someone who made small articles, such as combs, spoons, and window lights, out of horn; as a metonymic occupational name for someone who played a musical instrument made from the horn of an animal; as a topographic name for someone who lived by a horn-shaped spur of a hill or tongue of land in a bend of a river, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this element (for example, in England, Horne in Surrey on a spur of a hill and Horn in Rutland in a bend of a river); as a nickname, perhaps referring to some feature of a person's physical appearance, or denoting a cuckolded husband.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from Old Norse horn ‘horn’, ‘spur of land’.3 Swedish: ornamental or topographic name from horn ‘horn’, ‘spur of land’.

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Mr Dale E Horn, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
    • Dale E Horn, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
    • Dale E Horn, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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