Virgil Beal LaFrenz

16 November 1895–21 April 1982 (Age 86)
Wyaconda, Clark, Missouri, United States

The Life of Virgil Beal

When Virgil Beal LaFrenz was born on 16 November 1895, in Wyaconda, Clark, Missouri, United States, his father, Samuel Jacob LaFrenz, was 29 and his mother, Rosa Lee Hayden, was 22. He married Lottie Gertrude Turner on 23 January 1920, in United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Union Township, Clark, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Union, Clark, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died on 21 April 1982, in Memphis, Scotland, Missouri, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Wyaconda Cemetery, Wyaconda, Clark, Missouri, United States.

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Virgil Beal LaFrenz
Lottie Gertrude Turner
Marriage: 23 January 1920
Helen Marjorie LaFrenz

Spouse and Children


    Lottie Gertrude Turner


23 January 1920
United States


    Helen Marjorie LaFrenz


Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Jacob LaFrenz






    Ruben E Layfreny


    Ruby Ethel LaFrenz


    Gertrude Ruth LaFrenz


    Sylvia Mae LaFrenz


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 9

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

German: variant of the personal name Laurenz ( see Lawrence ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Virgil B Lafrenz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Virgil B Lafrenz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Virgil B Layfreny in household of Samuel Layfreny, "United States Census, 1900"

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