Lawrence Miner Atwood

4 March 1886–5 January 1956 (Age 69)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Lawrence Miner

When Lawrence Miner Atwood was born on 4 March 1886, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Millen Dan Atwood, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Wanlass, was 29. He married Cora Augusta Warnick on 11 September 1907, in Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1895. He died on 5 January 1956, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lawrence Miner Atwood
Cora Augusta Warnick
Marriage: 11 September 1907
Cora Marval Atwood
Grant Lawrence Atwood
Dean Warnick Atwood
Erma Frances Atwood
Lyle Beth Atwood
Dan Miner Atwood

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 September 1907Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    Age 6
    Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 20
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Middle English atte wode (Old English æt thǣm wuda) ‘by the wood’.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (39)

    • Lawrence Attwood in entry for Grant Lawrence Attwood, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Lawrence Miner Atwood, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Laurence Atwood in entry for Dean Warnick Atwood and Arlena Heidenreich, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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