Lafayette Brockman

8 August 1920–2 July 1985 (Age 64)
Taylor, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lafayette

When Lafayette Brockman was born on 8 August 1920, in Taylor, Kentucky, United States, his father, Arthur Benjamin Brockman, was 39 and his mother, Lillie Green Wise, was 33. He died on 2 July 1985, in Taylor, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Campbellsville, Taylor, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Benjamin Brockman
Lillie Green Wise
James Hubert Brockman
Ruby Brockman
Roy C Brockman
Ray C Brockman
Lafayette Brockman
Vera Margaret Brockman

Parents and Siblings



    James Hubert Brockman


    Ruby Brockman


    Roy C Brockman


    Ray C Brockman



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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 6

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a brook or stream, an elaborated form of Brock 1.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.3 Respelling of German Brockmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lafe Brockman in household of Arther Brockman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lafayette Brockman, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Lafayette Brockman, "Kentucky, Vital Record Indexes, 1911-1999"

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