Lawrence Giles Culmer

4 July 1873–16 April 1923 (Age 49)
Northville, LaSalle, Illinois, United States

The Life of Lawrence Giles

When Lawrence Giles Culmer was born on 4 July 1873, in Northville, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, his father, John Culmer, was 49 and his mother, Sarah Maria Carr, was 30. He married Evaline Fisher on 8 September 1909, in Sandwich, DeKalb, Illinois, United States. He lived in Northville Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Somonauk, DeKalb, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 16 April 1923, in Hinckley, Pine, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Sandwich, DeKalb, Illinois, United States.

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Lawrence Giles Culmer
Evaline Fisher
Marriage: 8 September 1909

Spouse and Children

8 September 1909
Sandwich, DeKalb, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 11

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 17

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (Kent): variant spelling of Colmer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lawrence Culmer in household of Lewis Dolder, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lawrence Culmer in household of Wm Culmer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lawrence Culmer in household of John Culmer, "United States Census, 1880"

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