Edwin Lawrence Wolcott

28 September 1899–20 June 1979 (Age 79)
Lakota, Kossuth, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Edwin Lawrence

When Edwin Lawrence Wolcott was born on 28 September 1899, in Lakota, Kossuth, Iowa, United States, his father, Lawrence George Wolcott, was 23 and his mother, Ethel Verall Peshia, was 17. He married Josephine Anderson on 10 May 1924, in Nashua, Chickasaw, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Algona, Kossuth, Iowa, United States in 1930 and Algona Township, Kossuth, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 20 June 1979, in Palm Beach, Florida, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Boynton Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Lawrence Wolcott
1899–1979
Josephine Anderson
1900–1949
Marriage: 10 May 1924
Lavonne Gracelee Wolcott
1925–2010
Bonnie Lee Wolcott
1929–1929
Sarah Thelda Wolcott
1942–1942

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 1
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1909
Age 10
Historical Boundaries: 1909: Palm Beach, Florida, United States
1920
Age 21
The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Woolcot in Somerset, possibly so named from Middle English wolle ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + cot ‘cottage’, ‘shelter’.

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

Possible Related Names

Woolcock
Woolcott

Sources (30)

  • Edwin L Wolcott, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Edwin L Wolcott, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edwin L Walcott, "United States Census, 1930"

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