Lavernia Tarrants

1891–1987 (Age 96)
Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lavernia

When Lavernia Tarrants was born in June 1891, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, her father, Calvin Smith Tarrants, was 43 and her mother, Louisa Rebecca Stahl, was 38. She married leslie perry in 1909, in Kentucky, United States. She lived in Magisterial District 8 Greencastle, Warren, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 17 October 1987, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Riverside, Warren, Kentucky, United States.

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Lavernia Tarrants
leslie perry
Marriage: 1909

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Kentucky, United States

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World Events (8)

1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 1

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 25

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Variant of German and Dutch Arends .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Lavenia Tairence in household of Calvin S Tairence, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Vernie Tarrants, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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