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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Family Time Line

Laurin Snow
1864–1940
Olive Edna Hickey
1872–1966
Marriage: 1893
Gerald Walker Snow
1894–1981
Justin Samuel Snow
1897–1984
Newell Laurin Snow
1899–1965
Isabel Olive Snow
1906–1985
Elgyn Orville Snow
1909–1951

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1893Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1865
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
    1871
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Schneeberg

    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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