Lawrence Bruce Gaylord

24 September 1865–21 January 1940 (Age 74)
Packwaukee, Marquette, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Lawrence Bruce

When Lawrence Bruce Gaylord was born on 24 September 1865, in Packwaukee, Marquette, Wisconsin, United States, his father, William Lawrence Gaylord, was 50 and his mother, Catherine Crawford, was 29. He married Anna Belle Cranor on 22 September 1895, in Fremont, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Moundville, Marquette, Wisconsin, United States in 1880 and Lost Cabin, Fremont, Wyoming Territory, United States in 1900. He died on 21 January 1940, in Lander, Sweetwater, Wyoming Territory, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, Fremont, Wyoming Territory, United States.

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Lawrence Bruce Gaylord
Anna Belle Cranor
Marriage: 22 September 1895
Spencer Cranor Gaylord
Ina Beatrice Gaylord
Joshua Bruce Gaylord
Ora Paul Gaylord
William L. Gaylord
Frederick Roderick Gaylord

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22 September 1895
Fremont, Wyoming, United States


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · The First Successful Typewriter is Invented

Age 2

A patent was filed on October 11, 1867, on a new direct action typewriter. The patent was filed by Christopher Latham Sholes, Carlos Glidden, and Samuel Soule who had invented the prototype in Milwaukee.

Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard , associated in particular with the Huguenots.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lawrence B Gaylord, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Laurence Gaylord, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lawrence Gaylord in household of W L Gaylord, "United States Census, 1870"

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