Laree Lynn

21 March 1893–November 1971 (Age 78)
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Laree

When Laree Lynn was born on 21 March 1893, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Clarence H Linn, was 35 and his mother, Mary M. Clafflin, was 33. He married Helen Margaret Allen on 29 July 1916, in Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in November 1971, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 78.

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Laree Lynn
Helen Margaret Allen
Marriage: 29 July 1916
Elizabeth Mae Lynn
Clarence H. Lynn

Spouse and Children

29 July 1916
Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Clarence H Linn


    Mary M. Clafflin




    Henry Hughes Linn



    Lester Lucas Linn


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 12

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhloinn and Ó Fhloinn ( see Flynn ).2 Scottish: variant of Lyne 3.3 English: habitational name from any of several places so called in Norfolk, in particular King's Lynn, an important center of the medieval wool trade. The place name is probably from an Old Welsh word cognate with Gaelic linn ‘pool’, ‘stream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ree Linn in household of Clarence H Linn, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Re Lynn in household of Claun Lynn, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Laree L Lynn, "United States Census, 1940"

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