Laura Warner

1860–UNKNOWN (Age NaN)
United States

The Life Summary of Laura

Laura Warner was born in 1860, in United States. She married Thomas Benton Mires in November 1910.

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Thomas Benton Mires
1853–1933
Laura Warner
1860–

Spouse and Children

World Events (3)

1863
Age 3
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 3
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1865
Age 5
Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin) and North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements war(in) ‘guard’ + heri, hari ‘army’. The name was introduced into England by the Normans in the form Warnier.2 English (of Norman origin): reduced form of Warrener ( see Warren 2).3 Irish (Cork): Anglicization of Gaelic Ó Murnáin ( see Murnane ), found in medieval records as Iwarrynane, from a genitive or plural form of the name, in which m is lenited.

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

Possible Related Names

Warren
Murnane
Garner
Verner
Vernier
Warning
Werner

Sources (1)

  • Laura J Mires in household of Benton Mires, "United States Census, 1920"

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