Audrey Lucas

6 September 1894–23 September 1991 (Age 97)
Rutland Township, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Audrey

When Audrey Lucas was born on 6 September 1894, in Rutland Township, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Frank U Lucas, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Wilcox, was 24. She married Axel Emil Dahlquist on 27 September 1912, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States in 1920 and Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 23 September 1991, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in West Valley City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Axel Emil Dahlquist
1879–1944
Audrey Lucas
1894–1991
Marriage: 27 September 1912
Cornelia Dorothy Dahlquist
1913–1983
Laura Audrey Dahlquist
1915–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 September 1912
San Diego, San Diego, California, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Frank U Lucas

    Male1865–1940Male

    Female1870–1943Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 2

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1920

Age 26

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, etc.: from the Latin personal name Lucas (Greek Loukas) ‘man from Lucania’. Lucania is a region of southern Italy thought to have been named in ancient times with a word meaning ‘bright’ or ‘shining’. Compare Lucio . The Christian name owed its enormous popularity throughout Europe in the Middle Ages to St. Luke the Evangelist, hence the development of this surname and many vernacular derivatives in most of the languages of Europe. Compare Luke . This is also found as an Americanized form of Greek Loukas .2 Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lùcais ( see McLucas ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Audrie Lucus in household of Frank Lucus, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Andrey Lucas in household of Frank N Lucas, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Audrey Dahlquist in household of Axel E Dahlquist, "United States Census, 1930"

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