Cressie Ada Reams

4 February 1898–5 January 1974 (Age 75)
Cassville, Barry, Missouri, United States

The Life of Cressie Ada

When Cressie Ada Reams was born on 4 February 1898, in Cassville, Barry, Missouri, United States, her father, George Washington Reams, was 38 and her mother, Minerva Isabelle Hefley, was 30. She married Russell Orlene Horner on 16 December 1915, in Barry, Clay, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Flat Creek, Barry, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Flat Creek Township, Barry, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 5 January 1974, in Cassville, Barry, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Horner Cemetery, Flat Creek Township, Barry, Missouri, United States.

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Russell Orlene Horner
Cressie Ada Reams
Marriage: 16 December 1915
Geraldine Frances Horner

Spouse and Children

16 December 1915
Barry, Clay, Missouri, United States


    Geraldine Frances Horner


Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Reams


    Minerva Isabelle Hefley




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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 6

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 20

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reames .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cressie A Horner in household of Russel O Horner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cressie A Horner in household of Russel O Horner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cressie Reams in household of George W Reams, "United States Census, 1910"

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