Laura A. Lewellen

1851–16 March 1878 (Age 27)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Laura A.

When Laura A. Lewellen was born in 1851, in Ohio, United States, her father, Dennis Lewellen, was 26 and her mother, Althea Ann Griffen, was 25. She lived in Somers Township, Preble, Ohio, United States in 1860. She died on 16 March 1878, in Eaton, Preble, Ohio, United States, at the age of 27.

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Family Time Line

Dennis Lewellen
1825–1918
Althea Ann Griffen
1826–
Catharine Lewellen
1847–1935
Susan Lewellen
1856–
Sarah Ellen Lewellen
1848–1939
Laura A. Lewellen
1851–1878
Mattie Bell Lewellen
1859–1875
T Grant Lewellen
1862–
Francis "Sherman" Lewellen
1868–1936
Harry Phillip Llewellyn
1872–1952

Parents and Siblings

    Dennis Lewellen

    Male1825–1918Male

    Althea Ann Griffen

    Female1826–Female

siblings

(8)

    Catharine Lewellen

    Female1847–1935Female

    Sarah Ellen Lewellen

    Female1848–1939Female

    Female1851–1878Female

    Susan Lewellen

    Female1856–Female

    Mattie Bell Lewellen

    Female1859–1875Female

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World Events (6)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 9

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 15

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.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Welsh Llewellyn .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Laura Lewallen in household of Dennis Lewallen, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Laura Lewellin, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"

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