Henry Lafayette Lanman

1 February 1870–10 April 1959 (Age 89)
Bristow, Clark Township, Perry, Indiana, United States

The Life of Henry Lafayette

When Henry Lafayette Lanman was born on 1 February 1870, in Bristow, Clark Township, Perry, Indiana, United States, his father, John Carr Lanman, was 34 and his mother, Lucinda Cassidy, was 33. He married Sarah C Kendall on 14 October 1897, in Moultrie, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Clark Township, Perry, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 April 1959, in Mattoon, Coles, Illinois, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Charleston, Coles, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Lafayette Lanman
Sarah C Kendall
Marriage: 14 October 1897
Guy Wesley Lanman

Spouse and Children

14 October 1897
Moultrie, Illinois, United States


    Guy Wesley Lanman


Parents and Siblings


    Lucinda Cassidy




+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

English (Welsh borders): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Henry L Landman in household of John Landman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Henry L Lauman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Lanman, "United States Census, 1940"

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