Lawrence L. Allard

4 July 1891–13 January 1974 (Age 82)
Delta, Texas, United States

The Life of Lawrence L.

When Lawrence L. Allard was born on 4 July 1891, in Delta, Texas, United States, his father, Joel Bradley Allard, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Ellen Hudson, was 17. He married Jimmie Sims on 7 August 1910, in Delta, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Cooper, Delta, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Delta, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 13 January 1974, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Klondike, Delta, Texas, United States.

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Lawrence L. Allard
Jimmie Sims
Marriage: 7 August 1910
Nadine Cardell Allard
Worth Allard
Ella Fay Allard
Bonnie Bess Allard

Spouse and Children

7 August 1910
Delta, Texas, United States




    Ella Fay Allard


    Bonnie Bess Allard


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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 3

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

French and English: from the Old French, Norman, and Middle English personal name A(i)llard. This is of Germanic origin, being found in the continental form Adelard and in Old English as Æðelheard, both meaning ‘noble hardy’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lawrence L Allard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lawrence Allard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Laurence L Allard, "United States Census, 1930"

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