Harley Albert Latham

11 November 1891–14 January 1962 (Age 70)
Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States

The Life of Harley Albert

When Harley Albert Latham was born on 11 November 1891, in Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States, his father, Elmer Corbin Latham, was 28 and his mother, Rebecca Jane Hamilton, was 23. He married Grace Madeline Mc Laughlin on 1 June 1922, in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States. He lived in Towner, North Dakota, United States in 1920 and Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1930. He died on 14 January 1962, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Harley Albert Latham
Grace Madeline Mc Laughlin
Marriage: 1 June 1922

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1 June 1922
Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States

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World Events (8)

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.
1898 · Oregon Historical Society

Age 7

The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 19

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places in northern England named with the dative plural form (used originally after a preposition) of Old Norse hlaða ‘barn’ (dative plural hlǫðum, i.e. ‘at the barns’), as for example Latham in West Yorkshire, Lathom in Lancashire, and Laytham in East Yorkshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harley Latham, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harley A Latham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harley Latham in household of Elmer C Latham, "United States Census, 1910"

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