Laura Easter Mann

17 April 1879–31 July 1946 (Age 67)
Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States

The Life of Laura Easter

When Laura Easter Mann was born on 17 April 1879, in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States, her father, George Alexander Mann, was 38 and her mother, Katherine Henrietta Worden, was 33. She married Calvin Edward Sipperley on 10 February 1895, in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 31 July 1946, in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States.

Photos & Memories (4)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Calvin Edward Sipperley
Laura Easter Mann
Marriage: 10 February 1895
Grace Florence Sipperley
Ardena Gertrude Sipperley
Landon Augustus Sipperley
Laura Easter Sipperley
Carlton Goodell Sipperley
Vernon D Lake Sipperley
Fanny Mann Sipperley

Spouse and Children

10 February 1895
Rhinebeck, Dutchess, New York, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 19

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, Dutch (De Mann), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fierce or strong man, or for a man contrasted with a boy, from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch man. In some cases it may have arisen as an occupational name for a servant, from the medieval use of the term to describe a person of inferior social status. The Jewish surname can be ornamental.2 English and German: from a Germanic personal name, found in Old English as Manna. This originated either as a byname or else as a short form of a compound name containing this element, such as Hermann .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Man (cognate with 1).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Laura Sippereley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Laura Maum in household of George Maum, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Gertrude Siperaly in household of Edward C Siperaly, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.