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Lawrence Armand Petersen

Male 1909 - 1981  (71 years)


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  • Name Lawrence Armand Petersen 
    Nickname "Laurie" 
    Born 06 Oct 1909  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 26 Sep 1927  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Copyholder og proofreader hos Donnelleys' Plymouth Court. 
    • En september morgen så Lawrence, eller Pete, i en avis:

      Wanted. Boys with four-year high school education to learn proofreading.

      Dette synes Pete så interessant ut og søkte jobben, og i slutten av måneden startet han hos Donnelleys' Plymouth Court.

      Pete startet som copyholder og ble en crackerjack proofreader, en karriere som skulle bli over 30 år lang, og som innebar proofreading on pressproofs and the marking of press plates.

      På grunn av multippel sklerose måtte Pete slutte å arbeide i 1957.

      Han fortsatte fra oktober 1960 å skrive sin egen spalte i - The Lakeside Review - som het Pete's corner, en spalte over Donnelleys pensjonister.
    Illness 1951  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Multippel sklerose. 
    • Sykdommen som Pete fikk i 1951 tvang han til å slutte og arbeide hos Donnelley i 1957.
    Residence Bef 1975  Evanston, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1722 Brummel street. 
    Died 17 Jan 1981  Evanston, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Aft 17 Jan 1981  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Acacia Park Cemetery and Mausoleum. [1]
    Person ID I1325  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2020 

    Father Peter Petersen,   b. 07 Jul 1871, Horsens, Jylland, Danmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1950, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Gustava Alette Lorentzen, "Petersen",   b. 21 Jun 1882, Trondheim, Sør-Trøndelag, Norge Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Aug 1971, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1902  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Ekteparet Petersen fikk 4 barn.

      Familiebildet:

      Bak: Alice, Fred, Grace, Lawrence.
      Foran: Gusta og Peter Petersen med hunden Judy. [2]
    Event-Misc Aft Jun 1906  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gusta og datteren Alice sammen med Karen Lorentzen. 
    Moe Karen gLorentzen Gusta og Alice.jpg
    Moe Karen gLorentzen Gusta og Alice.jpg
    Karen Lorentzen er på besøk i Chicago hos datteren Gusta Petersen. På bildet er de to sammen med Gustas datter Alice omkring 1906.
    Family ID F310  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ruth Josephine Ervin, "Petersen",   b. 03 Sep 1915, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 2002, Evanston, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1936  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Karen Ruth Petersen, "Kessler",   b. 30 Jun 1945, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 2014, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F767  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S128] http://www.findagrave.com/ (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S487] Bruce Lawrence Petersen (1941-) (Reliability: 1).


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