Lawrence William Czerr

2 February 1907–17 March 1970 (Age 63)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lawrence William

When Lawrence William Czerr was born on 2 February 1907, in Ohio, United States, his father, William Czerr, was 22 and his mother, Rose A Lusk, was 18. He married Lillian Martha Tylicki on 2 July 1927, in Chautauqua, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. He died on 17 March 1970, in Broward, Florida, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in South Newbury Cemetery, South Newbury, Geauga, Ohio, United States.

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Lawrence William Czerr
Lillian Martha Tylicki
Marriage: 2 July 1927
Kenneth L. Czerr

Spouse and Children

2 July 1927
Chautauqua, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Czerr


    Rose A Lusk




World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art

Age 6

The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.
1925 · The First Municipally Owned Airport in the Country.

Age 18

The Cleveland Hopkins Airport was named after its founder, William R. Hopkins, and it was the first municipality-owned airport in the United States. It also is the home of the first air traffic control tower, the first ground-to-air radio control system, the first airfield lighting system, and the first U.S. airport to be directly connected to a local rail transit system. It is still in operation today and is the 43rd busiest airport in the United States.

Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a rowdy or tough person, from a derivative of Middle High German zerren ‘to scold or complain’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lawrence Czerr in household of William Czerr, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lawrence Czerr, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Larry Czerr, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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