Floramae D Raught (1915 - 1994)



Floramae D Raught’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Floramae so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Floramae’s biography.

Floramae D Raught Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Floramae D Raught and their immediate Raught family. Add to Floramae D Raught's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Floramae.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Floramae D Raught? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Floramae finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Floramae attend? Add education.


Share what Floramae did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Floramae D Raught is a military veteran.

Middle name


Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Floramae's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Floramae's nationality.


Unknown. Was Floramae a religious person? Add Floramae’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Floramae during various points of their life.


1915 - In the year that Floramae D Raught was born, Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

1930 - By the time this person was just 15 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

1967 - This person was 52 years old when on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

1991 - When this person was 76 years old, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

1994 - In the year of Floramae D Raught's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

Floramae D Raught Family Tree

Who was Floramae’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Floramae’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Floramae's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Floramae D Raught
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Floramae's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Floramae D Raught is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Floramae D Raught passed away in December 1994 at 79 years old. There is no known cause of death for Floramae. Floramae was born on August 15, 1915. We are unaware of information about Floramae's family. We know that Floramae D Raught had been residing in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.


What do you remember about Floramae D Raught? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Floramae is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Floramae D Raught


Other Biographies