Homer Floyd Shriver

12 October 1916–11 July 1974 (Age 57)
Ohio Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States

The Life of Homer Floyd

When Homer Floyd Shriver was born on 12 October 1916, in Ohio Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States, his father, John Floyd Shriver, was 49 and his mother, Chloe E Saunders, was 37. He married Helen Elizabeth Dunkle on 29 June 1940. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Perry Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 11 July 1974, in Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Ohio Valley Memory Gardens, Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Homer Floyd Shriver
Helen Elizabeth Dunkle
Marriage: 29 June 1940
Gary Dean Shriver
Linda Kay Shriver

Spouse and Children

29 June 1940
Gallipolis, Gallia Co., Ohio


    Gary Dean Shriver


    Linda Kay Shriver


Parents and Siblings

    John Floyd Shriver


    Chloe E Saunders




World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War

Age 1

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.

Age 16

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Schriever .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Homer Shriver in household of Alva Shriver, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Homer Shriner in household of John F Shriner, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Homer Shriver in entry for Stephen Lester Blazer and Linda Kay Kerwood, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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