Lawrence Roy Lazarus

10 October 1886–9 February 1971 (Age 84)
Sandwich, Essex, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Lawrence Roy

When Lawrence Roy Lazarus was born on 10 October 1886, in Sandwich, Essex, Ontario, Canada, his father, Joseph Lazarus, was 38 and his mother, Hyla Jane Smith, was 36. He married Alvina Evelyn Desrosiers on 20 July 1910, in Sandwich, Essex, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1928 and lived in Essex, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 9 February 1971, in Windsor, Essex, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 84, and was buried in Windsor, Essex, Ontario, Canada.

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Lawrence Roy Lazarus
Alvina Evelyn Desrosiers
Marriage: 20 July 1910
Mary Ann Geraldine Lazarus
Joseph Lawrence Lazarus
Theresa Lazarus

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  • Marriage
    20 July 1910Sandwich, Essex, Ontario, Canada
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    World Events (8)

    1889 · The first Skyscraper in Detroit
    Age 3
    The Hammond Building was a high-rise building completed in 1889 and was 151 feet tall. It's considered the first skyscraper in the city and was the tallest in Michigan after it was built. The Hammond Building was demolished in 1956 to make way for the National Bank of Detroit Building.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1909 · The NAACP is formed
    Age 23
    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Avi, Aviva, Baruch, Chaya, Hyman, Isador, Mendel, Morty, Moshe, Naftali, Shula.Jewish (western Ashkenazic) and German: variant of Lazar .

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Lawrence Roy Lazarus, "Canada, Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
    • Laurence R Lazerus in household of Joseph Lazerus, "Canada Census, 1901"
    • Laurence Lazarus, "Canada, Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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