David Laswell

David Sherman Laswell (1869 - 1940)

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David Sherman Laswell
Born in Crawford Co., INmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Vigo Co., INmap
Profile last modified | Created 15 May 2012
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Biography

David was born in 1869. He is the son of David Laswell. He passed away in 1940. [1]

[2] short url: http://alturl.com/jkqxg

[3] Name: Sherman Laswell Age: 10 Birth Year: abt 1870 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1880: Union, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Son Marital Status: Single Father's Name: David Laswell Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's name: Kate Laswell Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Occupation: Works On Farm David Laswell 44 Kate Laswell 43 Sherman Laswell 10 Edward Laswell 6 Martin Laswell 3 Elzada Laswell 1

[4] Emma Eva Clingman and David Sherman Laswell 29 Apr 1889 Galesburg, Knox Co., IL

[5] Name: D S Laswell Age: 30 Birth Date: Oct 1869 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1900: Union, Crawford, Indiana[Crawford] Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Emma E Laswell Marriage Year: 1889 Years Married: 11 Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's Birthplace: Indiana D S Laswell 30 Emma E Laswell 31 Jessie L Laswell 10 Katie Laswell 8 Wayne Laswell 6

[6] Name: Sherman Laswell Age in 1910: 40 Birth Year: 1870 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1910: Ohio, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Son Marital Status: Widowed Father's Name: D M Laswell Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's name: Catherine Laswell Mother's Birthplace: Indiana D M Laswell 73 Catherine Laswell 72 Sherman Laswell 40 Jessie L Laswell 20 Catherine Laswell 18 Wayne Laswell 16 Ruth Laswell 9 Edna O Laswell 7

[7]Alma Ruth and Alonzo Bernett Barbee, dated July 19, 1919, Vigo County, Indiana, lists David's occupation as a car builder living at 1531 S. 13th St., Terre Haute, Indiana.

[8] Name: David S Laswell[David D Laswell] Age: 50 Birth Year: abt 1870 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1920: Terre Haute Ward 2, Vigo, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Widowed[Widow] Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's Birthplace: Indiana Home owned: Rent Able to read: Yes Able to Write: Yes David S Laswell 50 Olive Edna Laswell 17 Alonzo Barbee 27 Ruth Barbee 19

[9] Name: Sherman Laswell Residence Year: 1927 Residence Place: Terre Haute; West Terre Haute; Taylorville, Indiana Occupation: Car Repr Publication Title: Terre Haute, Indiana, City Directory, 1927

[10] Name: David S Laswell Residence Year: 1929 Street Address: S 13th Residence Place: Terre Haute; West Terre Haute; Taylorville, Indiana Occupation: Carp Hl Publication Title: Terre Haute, Indiana, City Directory, 1929

[11] Name: David S Laswell Residence Year: 1936 Street Address: S 13th Residence Place: Terre Haute, Indiana Occupation: Lab Hl Publication Title: Terre Haute, Indiana, City Directory, 1936

[12] Name: David S Laswell Residence Year: 1937 Street Address: S 13th Residence Place: Terre Haute, Indiana Occupation: Pntr Hl Publication Title: Terre Haute, Indiana, City Directory, 1937

[13] Name: David S Laswell Residence Year: 1939 Street Address: S 13th Residence Place: Terre Haute, Indiana Occupation: Pntr Hl Publication Title: Terre Haute, Indiana, City Directory, 1939

[14] Name: David S Laswell Gender: M (Male) Residence Year: 1940 Street Address: S 13th Residence Place: Terre Haute, Indiana Occupation: Hl Spouse: Isabelle Laswell Publication Title: Terre Haute, Indiana, City Directory, 1940

[15] Isabelle Parse 5 Apr 1939 Vigo Co., IN

[16] Name: David Sherman Laswell Publication Date: 11 Aug 1940 Publication Place: Vigo, Indiana, United States of America Death Date: Abt 1940 Age: 70 Birth Date: abt 1870

David Sherman Laswell Birth: Oct. 26, 1869 Crawford County Indiana, USA Death: Aug. 10, 1940 Terre Haute Vigo County Indiana, USA Son of David Morton Laswell and Mariah Catherine Curl. Married Emma Eva Clingman April 29, 1889 in Galesburg, Knox County, Illinois. Children: Jesse Leah, Elizabeth Catherine, Earl Wayne, Muriel, Alma Ruth, Edna Olive, and an infant. Died in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. Burial: Grandview Cemetery, Sect. #2, Lot 117, Grave #6; Family links: Spouse: Emma Eva Clingman Laswell (1868 - 1905)*Children: Jessie Leah Laswell Yates (1890 - 1930)*Elizabeth Catherine Laswell Cox (1892 - 1969)*Murrel Laswell (1898 - 1898)*Alma Ruth Laswell Barbee (1900 - 1986)*Infant Laswell (1905 - 1905)*Burial: Grandview Cemetery Terre Haute Vigo County Indiana, USA [17]

[18] says he was retired for 15 years before his death at St. Anthony's Hospital in Terre Haute. He obviously remarried after the death of Emma. The Sunday, August 11, 1940, Terre Haute Tribune, page 2 obituary states:

"David Sherman Laswell, 70 years old, 1536 Second avenue, died at St. Anthony's hospital at 7:30 o'clock Saturday evening. He is survived by the widow, Isabell; three daughters, Mrs. A. W. Cox and Mrs. W. E. Schlichter, of Terre Haute, and Mrs. Lon Barbee, of Brazil, R. R.; one son, Wayne of Terre Haute; two brothers, Martin Laswell, of English, Ind., and Edward Laswell, of Terre Haute; one sister, Mrs. Harry Seaton, and 17 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. The body was taken to the Gillis Memory Chapel pending completion of funeral arrangements."

[19] "Funeral services for David Sherman Laswell, 70 years old, 1536 Second Avenue, who died at 7:30 o'clock Saturday evening at St. Anthony's Hospital, will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the Gillis Memory Chapel. Burial will be in Grandview Cemetery."

[20] the graves of Ruth and Alonzo Barbee are found in Section 2, Lot 117. The sale date was 2/24/29 for $25 and there are 8 graves in the lot. Buried in the graves are: Donald Barbee, 19d. 2/25/29, David Sherman Laswell, 70, 8/13/40, Alonzo Barbee, 62, 2/4/55, Darold Dean Barbee, 49, 3/13/80, and Alma Ruth Barbee, 85, 5/5/86. Alonzo Barbee has a gravestone supplied by the US gov. as he was a WWI veteran. The others have no markers.

Sources

  • Ronald Yates, firsthand knowledge. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by Ronald and others.
  1. Entered by Ronald Yates, May 15, 2012
  2. Yatesville History & Genealogy
  3. 1880 United States Federal Census
  4. IL Marriage Certificates.
  5. 1900 United States Federal Census
  6. 1910 United States Federal Census
  7. Marriage Record of his daughter
  8. 1920 United States Federal Census
  9. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
  10. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
  11. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
  12. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
  13. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
  14. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
  15. IN Marriage Certificates.
  16. Web: Wabash Valley, Indiana Obituaries, 1900-2010
  17. Created by: Hoosier Record added: Nov 14, 2005 Find A Grave Memorial# 12345412
  18. Certified Indiana State Certificate of Death
  19. The Monday, August 12, 1942, edition of the Star, page 2, states:
  20. According to the records at Grandview Cemetery, Terre Haute, Indiana,




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