Vernon C Story

12 April 1904–19 December 1978 (Age 74)
Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States

The Life of Vernon C

When Vernon C Story was born on 12 April 1904, in Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States, his father, Willard Daniel Story, was 27 and his mother, Mabel Crane, was 28. He married Helen Cummins in 1924, in Onondaga, New York, United States. He lived in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States for about 25 years and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 19 December 1978, in Pinellas Park, Pinellas, Florida, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Vernon C Story
Helen Cummins
Marriage: 1924

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    Helen Cummins


Onondaga, New York, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 2

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

Age 23

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Storey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Vernon Story in household of Willard D Story, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Vernon C Storey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vernon C Story, "United States Census, 1930"

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