Laurence Curtis Raynes

30 September 1918–29 November 2005 (Age 87)
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

The Life Summary of Laurence Curtis

When Laurence Curtis Raynes was born on 30 September 1918, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, his father, Ronald Curtis Raynes, was 40 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Trimble, was 35. He married Maide C. Howard on 30 October 1946, in Clark, Washington, United States. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1941. He died on 29 November 2005, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Laurence Curtis Raynes
Janet Mickel
Marriage: 30 November 1952
John Curtis Raynes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 November 1952Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
    1937 · Los Angeles California Temple
    Age 19
    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the Los Angeles California Temple on March 6, 1937. 
    Age 23
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 665;2007: 1243; 2010: 1645)English (West Yorkshire): variant of Raines .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Raynes - The Mighty Five

    This is the last picture taken of the mighty five Raynes men that were decedents of Ronald Curtis Raynes who was born in Yarmouth, Maine. This picture was taken in April of 2004 at the Payson City Ce …

    Sources (19)

    • Laurence Curtis Raynes, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"
    • Laurence Curtis Raynes, “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960”
    • Laurence C Raynes, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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