Lawrence Paul d'Aquin

8 August 1923–23 February 2011 (Age 87)
New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Lawrence Paul

When Lawrence Paul d'Aquin was born on 8 August 1923, in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, his father, Adolphe Joseph d'Aquin, was 35 and his mother, Lucie Marie Le Breton, was 35. He married Joycelyn Catherine Bowers on 18 February 1946, in Algiers, Orleans, Louisiana, United States. He died on 23 February 2011, in Algiers, Orleans, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Paul d'Aquin
Joycelyn Catherine Bowers
Marriage: 18 February 1946

Spouse and Children

18 February 1946
Algiers, Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 6

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

French: patronymic from the personal name Aquin, which is either from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi- ‘point (of a sword)’ + win ‘friend’, or possibly a much later coinage bestowed in honor of St. Thomas Aquinas ( see Aquino ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lawrence P D'Aquin in household of Adolphe D'Aquin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lawerence P D'Aquin in household of Adolph J D'Aquin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lawrence Paul D'Aquin, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"

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