Louanna Telford

1872–1963 (Age 91)
Travis, Texas, United States

The Life of Louanna

When Louanna Telford was born in 1872, in Travis, Texas, United States, her father, William Smith Telford, was 35 and her mother, Louisiana English Pennington, was 30. She lived in Justice Precinct 7, Stephens, Texas, United States in 1880. She died on 3 January 1963, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

William Smith Telford
Louisiana English Pennington
Mary Edna Telford
Kate Augusta Telford
William Edward Telford
Louanna Telford
Dudley Street Telford
Inez Telford
Franklin Elvin Telford
Arl Raymond Telford
Pleasant Lawrence Telford
Decimal Telford
Mattie Almira Telford
Nellie Telford

Parents & Siblings

  • William Smith Telford


  • Louisiana English Pennington




  • Female1866–1968Female

  • Kate Augusta Telford


  • William Edward Telford


  • Female1872–1963Female

  • Dudley Street Telford


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 4

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English (Northumbria): not, as its form would imply, a habitational name, even though there is a place in Shropshire so called, but a variant of Telfer , assimilated to the pattern of habitational names in -ford. The Shropshire place is a new town, named after the celebrated Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford ( 1757–1834 ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Louana Tilford in household of William S Tilford, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lou Anna Telford Cain, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Louanna Telford - Government record: birth-name: Louanna Telford

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