Laura Dell Dickey

Brief Life History of Laura Dell

When Laura Dell Dickey was born on 14 December 1877, in Harrison Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States, her father, Frank Dickey, was 26 and her mother, Mary Catherine Compston, was 21. She married John Thomas Grobe on 29 May 1909, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States. She lived in Ohio Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Union District, Cabell, West Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 6 November 1966, in Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 88.

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Bismark Bryan
1871–1958
Laura Dell Dickey
1877–1966
Marriage: 1929

Sources (13)

  • Laura Grobes in household of John T Grobes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Laura Dell Dickey, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Laura D Grobe, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

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

English: variant of Dickie , from a pet form of the personal name Dick 1.

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

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