Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence

                                                  ┌── Stephen Larrance
                                                  │    1833-1916 
                          ┌── Elmer Lawrence ─────┤
                          │    1863-1945          │
                          │                       └── Julia Ann Cox
                          │                            1834-1899 
Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence ───┤
B: 1897                   │                       ┌── Ephraim O. Harvey
D: 1981                   │                       │
                          └── Eliza Jane Harvey ──┤
M: Hulda Geneva Hinshaw

Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence     [ID 03018] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence1,2,3,4 [Wilfred Elmer Lawrence1, Wilford Elmer Lawrence5].

Born Sep 24 1897, Cherokee County, Kansas.1  (Sep 29 1897).2  

On Sep 12 1918 Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence, age 20, registered for the World War I draft in Texas City, Galveston County, Texas.  He declared he was born September 29th 1897, and was then residing in League City, Galveston County, Texas where he was a broom maker employed by Elmer Lawrence of League City.  He declared his nearest relative was Elmer Lawrence of League City.  He was recorded as medium height, medium build, gray eyes, brown hair.2  

He married Hulda Geneva Hinshaw, Nov 25 1924.1  Hulda Geneva Hinshaw, daughter of Isaac Soloman Hinshaw & Bertha Evaline Southwick, was born 9-20-1892.5  Wilfred's great grandmother was Sarah Hinshaw, therefore Geneva and Wilfrid were 6th cousins once removed.  


Elsie Marie Lawrence, born Feb 10 1928, Galveston County, Texas; married Lawrence Ray Pope Dec 23 1949. 3,6,7
Clifford Elmer Lawrence, born Jul 1 1929, Galveston County, Texas; married Carmen -. 6,7
Winifred Geneva Lawrence, born Jan 12 1933, Galveston County, Texas. 6

Wilfrid and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 12 1930), League City, Galveston County, Texas:7

Lawrence, Wilfrid L., head-of-household, age 32, born in Kansas; parents born in United States; first married at age 27; owned home ($1600 value); radio in home; occupation: broom maker, broom factory; not a war veteran.
Lawrence, Hulda G., wife, age 37, born in Iowa; parents born in Iowa; first married at age 32.
Lawrence, Elsie M., daughter, age 2 years 2 months, born in Texas; father born in Kansas; mother born in Iowa.
Lawrence, Clifford E., son, age 8 [unclear] months, born in Texas; father born in Kansas; mother born in Iowa.

Hulda Geneva Hinshaw died Jan - 1974.4  

In 1981 Wilfrid was still living in/near League City, Galveston County, Texas.4  

Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence died Dec 24 1981, Harris County, Texas.4,8  

Social Security information for Wilfrid Elmer Lawrence: 449-03-5117

Social Security information for Hulda Geneva Hinshaw: 457-32-3460


  1. Contribution from Carol Lawrence Vidales.
  2. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918; http://www.ancestry.com.
  3. Galveston County, Texas, Births - 1928; USGenWeb Archives.
  4. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  5. The old family bible of Chester Edward Hinshaw, containing family lineage information recorded by Rosina Harriet Hinshaw, contributed by Marion Hinshaw and Heather Hinshaw-Tomas.
  6. Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. 1930 census, League City, Precinct 6, Galveston County, Texas; roll T626-2335, ED 41, page 9A, line #22, dwelling #62a, family #62a.
  8. Texas Death Index, 1903-2000; http://www.ancestry.com.

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