Michael Lawerence Lang

20 June 1890–24 July 1953 (Age 63)
Sauk Centre, Stearns, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Michael Lawerence

Michael Lawerence Lang was born on 20 June 1890, in Sauk Centre, Stearns, Minnesota, United States. He married Anna Marie Gangl on 28 October 1913, in Calio, Cavalier, North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Seivert Township, Cavalier, North Dakota, United States in 1930 and Teddy Township, Towner, North Dakota, United States in 1940. He died on 24 July 1953, in Towner, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Cando, Towner, North Dakota, United States.

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Michael Lawerence Lang
Anna Marie Gangl
Marriage: 28 October 1913
John Lang
Leona Marie Lang
Alvin Lang
Roman Matt Lang
Regina Frances Lang
William Fred Lang
Donna Mae Lang

Spouse and Children

28 October 1913
Calio, Cavalier, North Dakota, United States


    John Lang


    Leona Marie Lang


    Alvin Lang


    Roman Matt Lang



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World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 3

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

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.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English, Dutch, German, Danish, Swedish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a tall person, from Older Scots, Middle English, Middle Dutch, Middle German, and Danish lang ‘long’, Swedish lång.2 Hungarian: from láng ‘flame’, hence probably a nickname for a passionate person, or a man with a fighting spirit. Alternatively it may be an indirect occupational name for a smith or someone who worked with fire.3 Chinese 郎: from the name of a place called Lang City in the state of Lu, founded during the Spring and Autumn period ( 722–481 bc ) by a grandson of the ruler. His descendants lived there and adopted Lang as their surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mike L Lang, "North Dakota Census, 1925"
  • Mike Lang, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mike Lang, "United States Census, 1940"

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