Lauretta Lula A. VAN HORN

9 May 1880–1 June 1955 (Age 75)
Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Lauretta Lula A.

When Lauretta Lula A. VAN HORN was born on 9 May 1880, in Otsego, New York, United States, her father, Hervey J VAN HORN, was 30 and her mother, Eldora Yates, was 27. She married Claude C. Carr on 25 December 1899, in Gypsum, Eagle, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Springfield, Otsego, New York, United States in 1880 and Eagle, Colorado, United States in 1920. She died on 1 June 1955, in Gypsum, Eagle, Colorado, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Cedar Hill Memorial Cemetery, Gypsum, Eagle, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Claude C. Carr
Lauretta Lula A. VAN HORN
Marriage: 25 December 1899
Julia Violet Carr
Nannie A. Carr

Spouse and Children

25 December 1899
Gypsum, Eagle, Colorado, United States


    Julia Violet Carr



Parents and Siblings


    Eldora Yates





    Frederick C VAN HORN



    Nellie Van Horn


    Carrie M Van Horn


+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries: 1883: Eagle, Colorado, United States
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Dutch (De Van): metonymic occupational name for a winnower or a maker of winnowing fans, from Middle Dutch van(ne) ‘fan’.3 English: Western English variant of Fann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lulu Carr, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lorrettie Van Horn in household of Hervey Van Horn, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lulu Van Horn in household of H J Van Horn, "United States Census, 1900"

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