Henry Wellburn Slawson

1872–1953 (Age 81)
Bruceville Cemetery, Bruceville, Washington Township, Knox, Indiana, United States

The Life of Henry Wellburn

Henry Wellburn Slawson was born in 1872. He married Lottie B. Cantwell on 4 April 1894, in Knox, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Vigo Township, Knox, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Washington Township, Knox, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1953, at the age of 81, and was buried in Bruceville Cemetery, Bruceville, Washington Township, Knox, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Wellburn Slawson
1872–1953
Alice Freeman
1872–1944
Marriage: 20 October 1897
John Wellburn Slawson
1899–
Staley Byron Slawson Sr
1900–1995
Leonard Slawson
1905–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 October 1897
Knox, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

    John Wellburn Slawson

    Male1899–Male

    Male1900–1995Male

    Leonard Slawson

    Male1905–Male

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 0

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

English (Midlands): unexplained.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry W Slawson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry W Slawson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry W Slawson, "United States Census, 1900"

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