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Ebenezer Lass

Ebenezer Lass

Male 1839 - 1921  (81 years)

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  • Name Ebenezer Lass 
    Born 11 Oct 1839  Deal, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jun 1921  Galesburg, Knox, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I130817  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father William Lass 
    Mother Mary 
    Family ID F50308  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Marie Jerauld,   b. 11 Apr 1846, Galesburg, Knox, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1921, Galesburg, Knox, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 25 May 1886  , Knox, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F50307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Oct 1839 - Deal, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 May 1886 - , Knox, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jun 1921 - Galesburg, Knox, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: "Descendants of Henry Rice Jerauld," email from Norma Roberts (undisclosed at example dot netm) to Weldon Whipple, 12 Sep 2009. Notes the following:
      • Came from England in 1866 with his brother John and his nephew, W. H. Spinner.
      • 1886 Portrait & Biographical Album of Knox Co., IL.:
        EBENEZER LASS, of Galesburg, head of the firm of Lass, Larson & Lafferty, dealers in wall paper, curtains, paints, glass, etc., their place of business being 141 Main Street. He was born in England in 1839. There he learned the trade of painter, paper-hanger, etc., and served an apprenticeship of seven years. Afterward he worked three and a half years at this occupation in the city of London, then emigrated to the United States and came to Galesburg. Here he engaged in business for himself for about six years, and then took the position of foreman with Cook & Lee. The junior member of the firm of Cook & Lee was succeeded by Mr. Beach, and he by Mr. Lass, and in 1882, with Messrs. Larson and Lafferty, established the present business of Lass, Larson & Lafferty.

        Mr. Lass was married to Miss Emma Pittock, a native of England, and by her has surviving four children—Gracie E., Charles F., William P., and Florence K. Mrs. L. died Feb. 22, 1882. Mr. Lass was married again in 1886 to Miss Lucy M. Jerauld of Galesburg.



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