Peter Laskey

Male16 October 1848–6 April 1920

Brief Life History of Peter

Peter Laskey was born on 16 October 1848, in England, United Kingdom as the son of Thomas Laskey. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Harriet Francis Barchard. He lived in Franklin Township, DeKalb, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 6 April 1920, in Kirkland, DeKalb, Illinois, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Kirkland, DeKalb, Illinois, United States.

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Peter Laskey
Harriet Francis Barchard
Joseph T Laskey
Sarah Elizabeth Laskey
Stephen Henry Laskey
Stella H. Laskey

Sources (8)

  • Peter P Laskey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Peter Laskey, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Laskey, "Find A Grave Index"

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Children (4)

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 6

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.


Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 19

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Lasky 2.

Americanized form of Jewish Laski .

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

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