Florus Dayton (1894 - 1966)

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Florus Dayton
1894 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Florus Dayton was born on November 16, 1894. Florus died in October 1966 at 71 years old. We know that Florus Dayton had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33166.


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Florus Dayton passed away in October 1966 at age 71. Florus was born on November 16, 1894. We are unaware of information about Florus's family or relationships. We know that Florus Dayton had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33166.
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In 1894, in the year that Florus Dayton was born, large reserves of oil were discovered on the Osage Indian reservation in Oklahoma. Previously thought to be "useless" land - not even good for farming - the tribe had bought the land themselves. The discovery of oil made the Osage the "richest group of people in the world" at the time.

In 1901, this person was only 7 years old when shortly after beginning his second term, President McKinley was assassinated by the self proclaimed anarchist Leon Czolgosz. The last President to have served in the Civil War - he began as a private and ended the war as a brevet major - McKinley was a Republican. First elected in 1896, he was re-elected in 1900. Six months after the swearing in, McKinley was shot - and died of the gangrene that set in as a result.

In 1916, this person was 22 years old when in June, the U.S. Congress authorized a plan to expand the armed forces over the next five years. Called the National Defense Act of 1916, the national law expanded the National Guard and Army (the Army added an aviation unit), created the Reserves, and gave the President expanded authority to federalize the National Guard. It also allowed the government to stockpile, in advance, materiel to be used in wartime.

In 1954, Florus was 60 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1966, in the year of Florus Dayton's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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Robert A Dayton
Sep 25, 1962 - Feb 21, 2007
Nancy Dayton
May 4, 1944 - October 1984
Valentine S Dayton
Nov 8, 1952 - Jul 8, 2001
Mary J Dayton
Nov 30, 1915 - Mar 17, 1993
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Dec 26, 1950 - Aug 27, 2004
Lebanon, New Hampshire
Clara Dayton
Mar 25, 1912 - Sep 28, 2004
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Richard Dayton
Jul 16, 1918 - August 1984
Marion, North Carolina
Charles A Dayton
Jun 8, 1912 - Mar 5, 1994
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Mary B Hall-Dayton
Apr 6, 1925 - Jun 3, 2004
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Virginia Dayton
Oct 17, 1897 - January 1987
Plant City, Florida
Edwin P Dayton
May 7, 1936 - Oct 15, 1998
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Julian Dayton
Jul 16, 1894 - March 1967
James F Dayton
Nov 12, 1947 - Dec 12, 2004
Columbus, MS
Deborah A Dayton
Dec 13, 1954 - Mar 24, 1999
Bertha Dayton
Mar 17, 1889 - April 1974
Lapeer, Michigan
Orvil L Dayton
Jun 1, 1909 - Dec 16, 1998
Dade City, FL
Austin Dayton
Sep 4, 1895 - July 1980
Saint Augustine, Florida

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