Jessie L. Flora1,2

ID# 20429, (1880 - 1973)
FatherDavid A. Flora3,4,5 (5 Apr 1849 - 20 Feb 1925)
MotherSarah E. Over6,7 (13 May 1841 - 19 Aug 1910)

Key Events:

Birth: 14 Nov 1880, Pennsylvania8,9,10
Death: Oct 197311
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot
AncestryThe Dutt/Toot Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Jessie L. Flora was born on 14 Nov 1880 in Pennsylvania.8,9,10 She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Chambersburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, in the household of her parents, David A. Flora and Sarah E. Over.3 She appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Chambersburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, in the household of her parents.4 She appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Chambersburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, in the household of her father.5
     Jessie appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Chambersburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, at 325 East King St., enumerated 3 Apr 1930, reporting she was renting her home, for $15 per month, and did not own a radio. Leona I. Skinner, a stenographer, is listed as a roomer in her home.12
     Jessie appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Chambersburg, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, at 325 East King St., enumerated 4 Apr 1940, reporting that she had lived in the same house in 1935, and that she owned her home.13
     She worked as a saleslady at a department store after her father died, but was no longer working in 1940. By 1947 she had resumed working, as a saleslady for J. J. Newberry Co.14,15,16
     Jessie died in Oct 1973 at age 92.11

Citations

  1. [S6623] David A. Flora household, 1900 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows name as Jessies L. Flora.
  2. [S6625] David A. Flora household, 1910 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows name as Jessie L. Flora.
  3. [S6623] David A. Flora household, 1900 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  4. [S6625] David A. Flora household, 1910 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  5. [S6626] David A. Flora household, 1920 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  6. [S6623] David A. Flora household, 1900 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows the girl as daughter of Mary's husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  7. [S6625] David A. Flora household, 1910 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows the girl as daughter of Sarah's husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  8. [S1000] "Social Security Death Index," Ancestry.com, record for Jessie Flora, Soc. Sec. No. 174-20-3461, shows date.
  9. [S6623] David A. Flora household, 1900 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows month, year, age 19, and state.
  10. [S6625] David A. Flora household, 1910 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows age 29 and state.
  11. [S1000] "Social Security Death Index," Ancestry.com, record for Jessie Flora, Soc. Sec. No. 174-20-3461, shows month, year, and last residence as 17201 Chambersburg, Franklin, Pennsylvania.
  12. [S6627] Jessie L. Flora household, 1930 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  13. [S6628] Jessie Flora household, 1940 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania.
  14. [S6627] Jessie L. Flora household, 1930 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows occupation as saleslady, industry as department store.
  15. [S6628] Jessie Flora household, 1940 U.S. Census, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, shows she was not working and not looking for work.
  16. [S6629] Chambersburg Pennsylvania City Directory, 1947, pg 361, shows occupation as slswm, and company.