Laura Krause

November 1882–1953 (Age 70)
Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, United States

The Life of Laura

When Laura Krause was born in November 1882, in Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, United States, her father, Henry Krause, was 41 and her mother, Martha Elizabeth Lemmert, was 35. She lived in District 12, Allegany, Maryland, United States in 1900. She died in 1953, in Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, United States.

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Henry Krause
Martha Elizabeth Lemmert
Mary Elizabeth Krause
Elizabeth Krause
John Krause
Katharine Krause
Christopher Krause
Anne Krause
Laura Krause
Warren Krause

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Krause


    Martha Elizabeth Lemmert




    Mary Elizabeth Krause


    Elizabeth Krause


    John Krause




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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kraus .2 German: from Middle High German krūse ‘pitcher’, ‘jug’; a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of jugs or a nickname for a heavy drinker.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Laura Krause in household of Katherine Krause, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Larraw Krouse in household of Henry Krouse, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Laura Krauss in household of Harry L Krauss, "United States Census, 1920"

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