Flóra "Florentina" Gecselyi

1860–1945 (Age 84)
Hungary

The Life of Flóra "Florentina"

When Flóra "Florentina" Gecselyi was born on 19 March 1860, in Hungary, her father, Janosne Gecsey, was 20 and her mother, Flora Kürthy, was 20. She married Károly "Carl" Lator in 1885, in Sonkád, Szatmár, Hungary. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died in 1945, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Hungary.

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Family Time Line

Flóra "Florentina" Gecselyi
1860–1945
Károly "Carl" Lator
1858–1925
Marriage: 1885
Gyula Latour
1886–1961
Károly Lator
1892–
Julia Lator
1899–1981

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1885
Sonkád, Szatmár, Hungary
children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • Janosne Gecsey

    Male1840–Male

  • Flora Kürthy

    Female1840–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867

Age 7

Hungary becomes autonomous partner in Austro-Hungarian Empire.
1884 · Largest Island Park in the Nation

Age 24

Belle Isle Park is a 982-acre island park in the Detroit River between Michigan and Ontario. Belle Isle is the largest city-owned island park in the United States, and it is connected to mainland Detroit by the MacArthur Bridge. It's home to the Belle Isle Aquarium, the Belle Isle Conservatory, the Belle Isle Nature Center, the Detroit Boat Club, the James Scott Memorial Fountain, the Dossin Great Lakes Museum, a municipal golf course, a half-mile swimming beach, and numerous monuments.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Flóra Gecselyi in entry for Károly Lator and Emilia Tivadar, "Hungary Civil Registration, 1895-1980"
  • Flora Gessie in entry for Andrew Toth and Julia Lator, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Flóra Gecsey in entry for Károly Lator, "Hungary Reformed Church Christenings, 1624-1895"

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