Laura Genoria Graves

1816–1860 (Age 43)
Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Laura Genoria

When Laura Genoria Graves was born on 5 August 1816, in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Ezra Graves, was 26 and her mother, Sarah (Sally) Reed, was 20. She married John B. Wheeler on 1 June 1834, in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Jefferson Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Dresden, Jefferson Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1860. She died in 1860, in Dresden, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, at the age of 44.

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Lawrence Bailey
Laura Genoria Graves
Marriage: about 1844
Alonzo Bailey
Sallie M Bailey
Lawrence Bailey
Clara Bailey
Laura Genora Bailey

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World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 3
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal
Age 4
The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 14
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Grave 1.2 French: topographic name from the plural of Old French grave ‘gravel’ ( see Grave ).

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

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Sources (13)

  • Laura G Bailey in household of Lawrence Bailey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Laura G Bailey in household of Laurence Bailey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Laura G in entry for Theodore Everett Wheeler, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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