Mary Emily Threlfall

1878–1947 (Age 68)
Oakdale, Stanislaus, California, United States

The Life of Mary Emily

When Mary Emily Threlfall was born on 10 September 1878, in Oakdale, Stanislaus, California, United States, her father, Walton Augustin Threlfall, was 41 and her mother, Mary Josephine Dunlap, was 37. She married David Lawrence on 19 June 1907, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States in 1910 and Escondido Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. She died on 18 January 1947, in Escondido, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Oak Hill Memorial Park, Escondido, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Emily Threlfall
1878–1947
David Lawrence
1879–1953
Marriage: 19 June 1907
James Walton Lawrence
1908–1990
David William Lawrence
1910–2005
Mary Catherine Lawrence
1912–1986
Eugene Francis Lawrence
1914–1914
Joseph Samuel Lawrence
1915–1983
Edna Elizabeth Lawrence
1917–1963
Richard Paul Lawrence
1920–1976

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1907
San Diego, San Diego, California, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Walton Augustin Threlfall

    Male1837–1913Male

  • Mary Josephine Dunlap

    Female1841–1908Female

siblings

(7)

  • John William Threlfall

    Male1867–1939Male

  • Walter Thomas Threlfall

    Male1869–1898Male

  • Female1871–1954Female

  • Female1872–1943Female

  • Francis Joseph Threlfall

    Male1875–1900Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

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.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 13

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

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

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Kirkham, named with Middle English thrall ‘serf’ (Old Norse þrǽll) + fall ‘clearing’, ‘place where the trees have been felled’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Lawrence, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary E Lawrance in household of David Lawrance, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary E Lawrence in household of David Lawrence, "United States Census, 1920"

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