Minnie LaNette Washburn

20 September 1871–10 January 1955 (Age 83)
Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, United States

The Life of Minnie LaNette

When Minnie LaNette Washburn was born on 20 September 1871, in Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, United States, her father, John Washburn, was 41 and her mother, Louisa Jane Hersha, was 38. She married Clarence Perry Springer on 9 November 1892, in Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Eaton, Michigan, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 38 Belle Glade, Palm Beach, Florida, United States in 1940. She died on 10 January 1955, in Belle Glade, Palm Beach, Florida, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Clarence Perry Springer
1870–1953
Minnie LaNette Washburn
1871–1955
Marriage: 9 November 1892
Neva L. Springer
1894–1967
Springer
1899–1900
Ruth Irene Springer
1903–1995
Dolly Springer
1905–1905
Mae Springer
1906–1981

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 November 1892
Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, United States
children

(5)

    Neva L. Springer

    Female1894–1967Female

    Springer

    Male1899–1900Male

    Female1903–1995Female

    Dolly Springer

    Female1905–1905Female

    Mae Springer

    Female1906–1981Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Washburn

    Male1830–1910Male

    Louisa Jane Hersha

    Female1833–1897Female

siblings

(7)

    Sarah Ann Washburn

    Female1859–1898Female

    Stephen A Washburn

    Male1861–1935Male

    Elida W Washburn

    Female1863–1923Female

    John A Washburn

    Male1866–1892Male

    Female1868–1943Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 8

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Northern English: topographic name for someone living on the banks of the Washburn river in West Yorkshire, so named from the Old English personal name Walc + Old English burna ‘stream’. The river name is first recorded as Walke(s)burna in the early 12th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie Springer in household of Clarence Springer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie S Springer in household of Clarance P Springer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Minnie Springer in household of Clarence Springer, "United States Census, 1920"

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