Laurene Williams

6 June 1867–1 September 1955 (Age 88)
Newton, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States

The Life Summary of Laurene

When Laurene Williams was born on 6 June 1867, in Newton, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States, her father, William Williams, was 31 and her mother, Leah Caroline Greenman, was 28. She married Frank Henry Whitney on 9 February 1886, in North La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Dewey, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and Firesteel Township, Dewey, South Dakota, United States in 1940. She died on 1 September 1955, in Poulsbo, Kitsap, Washington, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Crescent, Iberville, Louisiana, United States.

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Frank Henry Whitney
Laurene Williams
Marriage: 9 February 1886
Hattie E. Whitney
Clifford Mitchell Whitney
Ellsworth Ward Whitney

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
Age 19
Historical Boundaries 1886: Kitsap, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Kitsap, Washington, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 23
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (8)

  • Laurene Whitney in household of F H Whitney, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Lorene Williams in household of William Williams, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Laurene Whitney in household of Ellsworth W Whitney, "United States Census, 1940"

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