Laurin Snow

23 February 1864–9 November 1940 (Age 76)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Laurin

When Laurin Snow was born on 23 February 1864, in Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel Pearce Snow, was 42 and his mother, Josephine Elis Scott, was 34. He married Olive Edna Hickey in 1893, in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Fillmore, Ventura, California, United States in 1930 and Fillmore Judicial Township, Ventura, California, United States in 1940. He died on 9 November 1940, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 76.

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Laurin Snow
Olive Edna Hickey
Marriage: 1893
Gerald Walker Snow
Justin Samuel Snow
Newell Laurin Snow
Isabel Olive Snow
Elgyn Orville Snow

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  • Marriage
    1893Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    Age 7
    In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
    1885 · The First Skyscraper
    Age 21
    The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname for someone with snow‐white hair or an exceptionally pale complexion, from Middle English snou, snow ‘snow’ (Old English snaw).American shortened and altered (translated into English) form of any of the Jewish artificial names composed with German Schnee, Schnei, Schneu ‘snow’ as the first element, e.g. Schneeberg .Americanized form of French Canadian Chenard , reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending.

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Laurin Snow, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Laurin Snow, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Laurin Snow in entry for Elgyn O Snow and Rmeda L Douglass Hamilton, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"

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