Leola B. Self

25 August 1885–20 March 1980 (Age 94)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Leola B.

When Leola B. Self was born on 25 August 1885, in Alabama, United States, her father, Diliford Demarcus Self, was 25 and her mother, Pheobe U Murphree, was 24. She married Penty Harris Horton on 5 March 1905, in Blount, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Cleveland, Blount, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Oneonta, Blount, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 March 1980, in Alabama, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Oakhill Cemetery, Oneonta, Blount, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Penty Harris Horton
Leola B. Self
Marriage: 5 March 1905
Eris Harris Horton
Verna Mai Horton
Clara Estelle Horton
Georgia Onzel Horton

Spouse and Children

5 March 1905
Blount, Alabama, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 10

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 25

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): from the Middle English personal name Saulf, Old English Sǣwulf, composed of the elements sǣ ‘sea’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Leola Self in household of Diloford D Self, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ola B Horlon in household of Pentie H Horlon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ola Horton in household of Pentie H Horton, "United States Census, 1930"

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