Mary E Van Horn

Female22 December 1871–7 November 1944

Brief Life History of Mary E

When Mary E Van Horn was born on 22 December 1871, in Indiana, United States, her father, David W Van Horn, was 28 and her mother, Louise Hauser, was 21. She had at least 6 sons and 4 daughters with Joseph Alexander Turner. She lived in Dixon, Lee, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Blackwell, Kay, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. She died on 7 November 1944, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Blackwell, Kay, Oklahoma, United States.

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Joseph Alexander Turner
Mary E Van Horn
Chester Arthur Turner
Chauncie M Turner
Walter LeRoy Turner
Gertrude M Turner
Hazel Louise Turner
Esther F Turner
Lawrence Dennis Turner
Harry B Turner
Evelyn Margaret Turner
George Basil Turner

Sources (9)

  • Mary Turner in household of Alexander Turner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Turner, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary van Horn in entry for Chauncie M Turner, "Montana, Rosebud County Records, 1878-2011"

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 6

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

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