Novelle Floyd McGuffin

2 November 1903–16 November 1948 (Age 45)
McAlester, Pittsburg, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Novelle Floyd

When Novelle Floyd McGuffin was born on 2 November 1903, in McAlester, Pittsburg, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Floyd Powell McGuffin, was 28 and his mother, Eloise Newman, was 22. He had at least 1 son with Eva Joy Talley. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Limestone, Texas, United States in 1910 and Marlin, Falls, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 16 November 1948, in Sanger, Denton, Texas, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Novelle Floyd McGuffin
Eva Joy Talley
Horace Talley Mcguffin

Spouse and Children



    Horace Talley Mcguffin


Parents and Siblings

    Floyd Powell McGuffin


    Eloise Newman




World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 2

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 13

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

Irish: older Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Dhuibhfinn ( see McGiffin ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Navelle F Mcguffin in household of Powel F Mcguffin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Novelle Mcgriffin in household of Floyd P Mcgriffin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Novelle Floyd Talley Mcguffin in entry for Horace Talley Mcguffin Welding, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.