Boyd Emory Vorse

28 October 1918–30 December 1994 (Age 76)
Girard, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Boyd Emory

When Boyd Emory Vorse was born on 28 October 1918, in Girard, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Blaine Vorse, was 32 and his mother, Blanche Belle English, was 26. He married Shirley Mae Lawrence on 14 February 1948, in Girard, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. He lived in Fairview, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 30 December 1994, in Girard, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Girard Cemetery, Girard, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Boyd Emory Vorse
1918–1994
Shirley Mae Lawrence
1926–
Marriage: 14 February 1948

Spouse and Children

    Male1918–1994Male

    Shirley Mae Lawrence

    Female1926–Female

MARRIAGE
14 February 1948
Girard, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Blaine Vorse

    Male1886–1927Male

    Blanche Belle English

    Female1892–1943Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Force .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Boyd Vorse in household of Albert Vorse, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Boyd Vorse in household of John Vorse, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Boyd Vorse in household of Blaine Vorse, "United States Census, 1920"

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