Lurana Sams

Female 1832 - 1875  (42 years)


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  • Name Lurana Sams  [1
    Born 20 Aug 1832  Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Aug 1875  [1
    Buried Dutchtown, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Old Dutchtown Burial Ground
    Person ID I5091  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 

    Family Peter Held,   b. Abt 1823, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1877  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Children 
     1. Anne E. Held,   b. Abt Dec 1855, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1926, Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)  [natural]
     2. Jehoidia H. Held,   b. 8 Sep 1852, Ballard, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Melivia Held,   b. Abt 1859, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Peter B. Held,   b. Abt 1866, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Fanny Held,   b. Abt 1869, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F1787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Aug 1832 - Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Dutchtown, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • - According to the 1870 Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Federal census, Lorena could not read or write.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1380] Goodspeed Publishing Co., History of Southeast Missouri: Embracing an Historical Account of the Counties of Ste. Genevieve, St. Francois, Perry, Cape Girardeau, Bollinger, Madison, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Dunklin, Scott, Mississippi, Stoddard, Butler, Wayne and Iron, and Including a Department Devoted to the Preservation of Personal, Professional and Private Records, "photo replica" pdf, pgs 761 & 762, biographical sketch of Jehoidia H. Held.

    2. [S1399] Old Dutchtown Burial Ground (Dutchtown, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri), Grave Markers, Image of tombstone by w b (2016) via FindAGrave memorial #57862450 -- Lurana Held (dual stone with Peter Held).

    3. [S1400] 1850 Census of United States, Kentucky, Ballard, population Schedule; Online Images, Dwelling & Family 283, P. Held household, accessed December 2019.
      Includes L. (female, age 18)