Theresa Mary Laws

17 January 1910–13 November 1997 (Age 87)
St. Francois, Missouri, United States

The Life of Theresa Mary

When Theresa Mary Laws was born on 17 January 1910, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States, her father, Kennett Cyrus Laws, was 37 and her mother, elizabeth harter, was 41. She married Leo F Carrow in 1947. She lived in Union Township, Ste. Genevieve, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. She died on 13 November 1997, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in New Calvary Cemetery, Farmington, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.

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Leo F Carrow
Theresa Mary Laws
Marriage: 1947

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    Leo F Carrow




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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 21

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly southern): patronymic from the personal name Law (pet form of Lawrence ).2 Perhaps a reduced form of Scottish or Irish McLeish . Compare McLaws .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thresia Laws in household of Kermet S Laws, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thresia Laws in household of Kennet Laws, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary T Laws in household of Kenneth C Laws, "United States Census, 1910"

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