Florence Belle Abercrombie

23 September 1888–18 November 1975 (Age 87)
Brady, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Florence Belle

When Florence Belle Abercrombie was born on 23 September 1888, in Brady, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, her father, Agricol Boudin Abercrombie, was 27 and her mother, Ida Frances Bennett, was 24. She married Frederick Ernest Graves on 10 June 1914, in Brady, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Vroman, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Election District 23 Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States in 1940. She died on 18 November 1975, in Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Douglas Park Cemetery, Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Ernest Graves
1883–1962
Florence Belle Abercrombie
1888–1975
Marriage: 10 June 1914
Gladys Gayle Graves
1915–2012
Virginia Mountjoy
Bernice Graves
1917–
Freddie Wayne Graves
1918–
Marcus R Graves
1921–1988

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1914Brady, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
  • Children

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 2
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1890
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries 1888: Converse, Wyoming Territory, United States 1890: Converse, Wyoming, United States
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 24
    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

    Scottish: habitational name from a place in Fife named Abercrombie (earlier Abarcrumbach), which is of Pictish origin, meaning either ‘confluence of rivers at a bend’ or ‘mouth of the bendy river’.

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

    Sources (7)

    • Flossie B Abercrombie in household of Giles Bennett, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Flossie B Abercrombie in household of Agricol Abercrombie, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Florence A Graves in household of Fred E Graves, "United States Census, 1940"

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