Laurence Fritchoff Lind

13 February 1885–7 December 1963 (Age 78)
Lynn, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Laurence Fritchoff

When Laurence Fritchoff Lind was born on 13 February 1885, in Lynn, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, John Peter Andersson Lind, was 42 and his mother, Emma Christine Norberg, was 29. He married Otilia Sophia Carlson on 13 October 1920, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Box Elder, Utah, United States for about 15 years and Junction Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 7 December 1963, in Twin Falls, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lynn, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Laurence Fritchoff Lind
Otilia Sophia Carlson
Marriage: 13 October 1920
Oswald Evert Emanuel Lind
Emma Otilia Lind

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1920Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    Idaho is the 43rd state.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 11
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 21
    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

    Scandinavian, English, and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a lime tree, Scandinavian and Middle English lind. As a Swedish name, it is often of ornamental origin.North German and Danish: habitational name from any of various places called with Lind ‘lime tree’.South German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a gentle, mild, tolerant man, from Middle High German lint, linde, Yiddish lind ‘gentle, mild’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Missionaries Called To Serve

    The Anders Anderson family moved to Lynn, Utah in April 1893 from Sweden. Grandpa John Peter Lind had paid their fare from Sweden. The family consisted of Anders, his wife, Hilda, Selma and Gustave …

    Sources (18)

    • Larnce Fritchoff Lind, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Laurence Lind in entry for Oswald E Lind and Marjorie Gertrude Barnes, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Lawrence F. Lind in entry for Emma Oteleia Lind, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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