Leonard H McLaughlin

Male24 March 1848–17 July 1934

Brief Life History of Leonard H

When Leonard H McLaughlin was born on 24 March 1848, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States, his father, Joseph D McLaughlin, was 43 and his mother, Elizabeth Shirtz, was 43. He married Nancy Jane or Nannie Van Fossen on 17 February 1876, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Elkrun Township, Columbiana, Ohio, United States for about 30 years and Center Township, Columbiana, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 17 July 1934, in Lisbon, Columbiana, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Center Township, Columbiana, Ohio, United States.

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Leonard H McLaughlin
Nancy Jane or Nannie Van Fossen
Marriage: 17 February 1876
John Frank McLaughlin
Helen Irene McLaughlin
Agnes L. McLaughlin

Sources (21)

  • Leanord McLaughlin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Leonard McLaughlin, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Leonard Mclaughlin, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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  • Marriage
    17 February 1876Columbiana, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 12

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.


    Age 15

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 24

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Donal, Siobhan, Aileen, Caitlin, Keane, Liam, Padric, Aine, Ciaran, Conan, Conley.

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lochlainn ‘son of the Norseman’, from the personal name Lochlann ‘stranger, Norseman’, from a term denoting Scandinavia (possibly ‘land of lakes/fjords’). This was a ruling family in Ulster. See also Laughlin and compare the Scottish form McLachlan .

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

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