Lawrence Ray Spears

8 September 1934–7 May 2002 (Age 67)
Texas, United States

The Life of Lawrence Ray

When Lawrence Ray Spears was born on 8 September 1934, in Texas, United States, his father, Arthur Lee Spears, was 17 and his mother, Martha Francis Walker, was 15. He died on 7 May 2002, in Cleburne, Johnson, Texas, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Lee Spears
1917–1967
Martha Francis Walker
1919–2010
Lawrence Ray Spears
1934–2002

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 1

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1949 · 1950s Texas Drought

Age 15

One of most intense, costly, and devastating droughts ever recorded in the state of Texas. The entire state was in a state of drought by the summer of 1951. Less than 30-50% of the normal rainfall was received during this period. The state was plagued with dust storms similar to those from the infamous Dust Bowl. The drought ended in a destructive manner throughout 1957; storms, hail, tornadoes, and deadly floods.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Spear .

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

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  • Lawrence Ray Spears in entry for Marsha Lynn Spears, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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