Arthur Lafferty

6 October 1903–6 July 1974 (Age 70)
Floyd, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Arthur

When Arthur Lafferty was born on 6 October 1903, in Floyd, Kentucky, United States, his father, Rev. Hiram Solomon Lafferty, was 24 and his mother, Mary Magdalene Hicks, was 24. He married Elma Holbrook on 30 June 1923, in Garrett, Floyd, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Allen City, Floyd, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Wayland, Floyd, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 6 July 1974, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Hamden, Vinton, Ohio, United States.

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Arthur Lafferty
Elma Holbrook
Marriage: 30 June 1923
Archer Lafferty
Edward Lafferty
Wanda Lee Lafferty
Mandie Lee Lafferty
Bobby Gene Lafferty
Harlis Ray Laferty

Spouse and Children

30 June 1923
Garrett, Floyd, Kentucky, United States


    Archer Lafferty


    Edward Lafferty


    Wanda Lee Lafferty


    Mandie Lee Lafferty


    Bobby Gene Lafferty


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1905: Floyd, Kentucky, United States
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 20

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Irish (mainly northern Ireland): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fhlaithbheartaigh or Mac Fhlaithbheartaigh ‘descendant (or ‘son’) of Flaithbheartach’, a personal name composed of the elements flaith ‘prince’, ‘ruler’ + beartach ‘doer of valiant deeds’. See also Flaherty .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur Laferty, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Arthur Laferty in household of Hiram Laferty, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Arthur Laferty, "United States Census, 1940"

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