Norton Henry Bare

16 December 1892–6 October 1986 (Age 93)
Antelope, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Norton Henry

When Norton Henry Bare was born on 16 December 1892, in Antelope, Nebraska, United States, his father, Orlando Smith Bare, was 37 and his mother, Matilda W Fry, was 36. He married Lois Catherine Nichols on 25 December 1922, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Blaine Township, Antelope, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 October 1986, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 93.

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Norton Henry Bare
Lois Catherine Nichols
Marriage: 25 December 1922
Edgar Bare
Maribel Bare
Marguerite Bare
Dr. Orlando Garland Bare

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 4
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 6
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.
Age 25
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from Old English bær ‘bare’, which in medieval times in addition to the sense ‘naked’, ‘uncovered’, also meant ‘unarmed’, ‘defenseless’, ‘unconcealed’, ‘destitute’.2 Altered spelling of German Bär ( see Baer ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Norton H Bare in household of Orlander S Bare, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Norton H Bare in household of Orlando S Bare, "United States Census, 1910"
  • N H Bare in entry for Edgar A Bare, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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