Laura Alida Guensey

17 April 1852–25 February 1937 (Age 84)
Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Laura Alida

When Laura Alida Guensey was born on 17 April 1852, in Niles, Berrien, Michigan, United States, her father, James Ephraim Guernsey, was 27 and her mother, Deborah Hanson, was 27. She married Newton Isaac Judd on 22 October 1873, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Franklin, Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1880 and Garden Grove Township, Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1900. She died on 25 February 1937, in Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Garden Grove Cemetery, Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Isaac Judd
Laura Alida Guensey
Marriage: 22 October 1873
Carrie Judd
Mabel Judd
Fred Judd
Mary Judd
Elizabeth "Bessie" Judd
Ralph Judd
Thomas Judd

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 October 1873Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Decatur, Iowa, United States
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 23
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): apparently an altered form of Guernsey .

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

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    Sources (32)

    • Alida Gunnary in entry for Elizabeth Judd, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
    • Alida Judd in household of Newton Judd, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
    • Alida Guernsey in entry for Tom Judd and Stasia Browning, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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