Elizabeth Lawrence

15 February 1873–25 June 1889 (Age 16)
Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Lawrence was born on 15 February 1873, in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, James Henry Hart, was 47 and her mother, Elizabeth Mary Thomas, was 29. She married James Peter Krogue about 1889, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. She lived in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales in 1881. She died on 25 June 1889, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 16, and was buried in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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James Peter Krogue
Elizabeth Lawrence
Marriage: about 1889

Spouse and Children

about 1889
Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (7)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 8

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Latin: Crowned with laurel.

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Lawrence in household of Mark R Lawrence, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Dr Elizabeth Lawrence MD, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Elizabeth Lawrence in entry for James Peter Krogue, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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