Lorena Dunn

6 October 1883–22 August 1970 (Age 86)
Nodaway, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Lorena

When Lorena Dunn was born on 6 October 1883, in Nodaway, Missouri, United States, her father, James Hamilton Dunn, was 18 and her mother, Julia Ann Wilkinson, was 20. She married Lafayette Young on 29 December 1903, in Grangeville, Idaho, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Idaho, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Orchard Mesa, Mesa, Colorado, United States in 1910. She died on 22 August 1970, in Fruita, Gunnison, Colorado, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Fruita, Gunnison, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lafayette Young
1872–1964
Lorena Dunn
1883–1970
Marriage: 29 December 1903
Kenneth James Young
1907–1990
Dorothy Young
1909–1973
Virginia Young
1913–1999
Lafayette Young
1915–1999
Stanley Keith Young
1924–1974

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World Events (8)

1886
Age 3
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1890
Age 7
Idaho is the 43rd state.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 23
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duinn, Ó Doinn ‘descendant of Donn’, a byname meaning ‘brownhaired’ or ‘chieftain’.2 English: nickname for a man with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from Middle English dunn ‘dark-colored’.3 Scottish: habitational name from Dun in Angus, named with Gaelic dùn ‘fort’.

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

Possible Related Names

Dunne
Dunning
Don
Done
Down
Downs
Dunnett
Donn
Downing
Dunsford
Dunford
Dunson
Dun

Sources (18)

  • Laura Young in household of Lafeyette Young, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lorena Young in household of Lafayette Young, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lorena Young in household of Lafayette Young, "United States Census, 1930"

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