John Vernon Larence

Male7 May 1908–10 September 1997

Brief Life History of John Vernon

John Vernon Larence was born on 7 May 1908, in Elizabeth, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States as the son of Chas Lawrence and Victoria Vernack. He married Eva May Ratcliff on 3 June 1933, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Magisterial District 3, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 10 September 1997, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States.

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John Vernon Larence
Eva May Ratcliff
Marriage: 3 June 1933

Sources (9)

  • John V Larence, "United States 1950 Census"
  • John C Lawrence, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men,

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 June 1933Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1912 · McCreary County Created

    Age 4

    Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.


    Age 24

    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of French Laurence .

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

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