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John Laswell

John Laswell

Male 1891 - 1971  (79 years)

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  • Name John Laswell 
    Born 17 Mar 1891  Richland, Camden, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Mar 1971  Waverly East Cemetery, Waverly, Morgan, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 7 Mar 1971  Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10705  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2017 

    Father Fountain Taylor Laswell,   b. 23 Jan 1849, Marrowbone Creek, Cumberland, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1932, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Nancy Jane Traw,   b. 26 May 1855, Marrowbone, Cumberland, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1927, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 16 Dec 1875  Metcalf, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F679  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mildred Marie Gray,   b. 18 Apr 1899, Maxwell, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1999, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1927  Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jacquelyn Kay Laswell,   b. 13 Mar 1934, Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1934, Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. J.A. Laswell, Sr.
     3. Harold Wayne Laswell,   b. 1936,   d. 28 Jan 2017, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F4580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • John Laswell died in his easy chair at home at 822 Thoma Ave. in Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois. He was then rushed to Grandview Hospital in Springfield and pronounced dead by a Doctor. His Death Certificate says Grandview, Sangamon Co., Illinois. He had communion in his home a short time prior to his death and the Church visitors had left. Mildred Marie Gray Laswell his wife was in the kitchen cooking supper and heard a loud sigh and went in to check on her husband and said it was obvious he was dead and had died in piece. She called an ambulance and they took him to Grandview. This is what my mother Mildred Marie Gray Laswell told me when I arrived from my home in Alabama. Jack A. Laswell, Sr.

      1900 United States Federal Census about John Laswell Name: John Laswell Age: 9 Birth Date: Mar 1891 Birthplace: Missouri Home in 1900: Auglaize, Camden, Missouri Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Son Marital Status: Single Father's Name: Fount Laswell Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's Name: Nancy G Laswell Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky Occupation: View on Image Neighbors: View others on page Household Members: Name Age Fount Laswell 51 Nancy G Laswell 45 Cortio Laswell 19 Vuna Laswell 17 Simeon Laswell 15 Susan G Laswell 13 Martha A Laswell 11 John Laswell 9 George R Laswell 7 Elsa M Laswell 5

      Name: John Laswell Birth Date: 17 Mar 1891 Birth Place: Richland, Missouri Residence: Springfield, Illinois Race: White John Laswell Birth: Mar. 17, 1891 Illinois, USA Death: Mar. 7, 1971 Illinois, USA John Laswell Born: 17 March 1891, Richland, Camden County, Illinois Died: 7 March 1971, Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois

      John Laswell, 79, of 822 Thomas Ave., a retired employee of the state of Illinois and carpenter contractor, died at 6:50 P.M. Sunday at his home. He was born at Richland, Mo., the son of Fountain T. and Nancy Jane Traw Laswell. His Parents, six brothers and sisters preceded him in death. Mr. Laswell was a member of West side Christian Church, Central Lodge No. 71 AF & AM, A.A.R.P. and was a Veteran of World War I. Surviving are his wife, Marie G.: two sons, Jack A. Sr, of Huntsville, Ala. And harlod W. of Mason, Mich.; Two sisters, Mrs. Anna Holland and Mrs. Elsie Perks, both of Springfield; one brother, George R. of Springfield and six grandchildren. Services will be at 1 P.M. Wednesday at Bisch memorial Home, Rev. James Haenig and Rev. Charles Lee will officiate and burial will be in East Cemetery, Waverly Burial: Waverly East Cemetery Waverly Morgan County Illinois, USA Created by: Denise Parsons Record added: Jan 27, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 64747969