Harold Hugh Markley

9 July 1921–13 January 2003 (Age 81)
Delavan, Morris, Kansas, United States

The Life of Harold Hugh

When Harold Hugh Markley was born on 9 July 1921, in Delavan, Morris, Kansas, United States, his father, Warren Glen Markley, was 43 and his mother, Florence Estella Hanne, was 38. He married Mary Iris Montgomery on 12 August 1945, in Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Grandview Township, Morris, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 January 2003, in Delavan, Morris, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in West Liberty Cemetery, Hale, Chautauqua, Kansas, United States.

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Harold Hugh Markley
Mary Iris Montgomery
Marriage: 12 August 1945
Linda Marie Markley

Spouse and Children

12 August 1945
Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Homer William Markley


    Lilian Beth Markley



    Florence R Markley


World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 6

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 23

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Markly in Heathfield, Sussex.

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

Sources (3)

  • Harold Markley in household of Warren Markley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Harold H Markley in household of Warren G Markley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Headstone

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