Laurence Lavern Stevens

19 February 1934–2 April 2000 (Age 66)
Inman, Holt, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Laurence Lavern

When Laurence Lavern Stevens was born on 19 February 1934, in Inman, Holt, Nebraska, United States, his father, William Isaac Stevens, was 42 and his mother, Ethel Laura Lines, was 38. He married Janet Strong on 9 June 1955, in Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 2000. He died on 2 April 2000, in Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery, Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Laurence Lavern Stevens
Janet Strong
Marriage: 9 June 1955
Larry Stevens
Brad Stevens

Spouse and Children

9 June 1955
Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States


    Larry Stevens


    Brad Stevens


Parents and Siblings

    William Isaac Stevens


    Ethel Laura Lines




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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

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.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 5

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Laurence Stevens in household of Ethel Stevens, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mr Laurence L Stevens, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Lawrence Stevens in entry for Brian Stevens and Debra S Johnson, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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