Florence Dee

1896–1954 (Age 57)
Madison, Illinois, United States

The Life of Florence

When Florence Dee was born in November 1896, in Madison, Illinois, United States, her father, Henry H. Dee, was 30 and her mother, Emma H Martin, was 29. She lived in Glen Carbon, Edwardsville Township, Madison, Illinois Territory, United States in 1900. She died on 18 March 1954, in Valley City, Pike, Illinois, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

Henry H. Dee
1866–1904
Emma H Martin
1867–1941
Florence Dee
1896–1954
Arline Dee
1901–1954
Henrietta Marie Dee
1904–1963
Audrey Davol
1916–2002

Parents and Siblings

    Henry H. Dee

    Male1866–1904Male

    Female1867–1941Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 14

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

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

1 Welsh: nickname for a swarthy person, from Welsh du ‘dark’, ‘black’.2 Irish: variant of Daw 3.3 English and Scottish: habitational name from a settlement on the banks of the river Dee in Cheshire or either of the rivers so named in Scotland. The origin of both of these is a Celtic word meaning ‘sacred’, ‘goddess’.

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

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