Laughlin,  Ross Edward

Laughlin, Ross Edward

Male 1929 - 2002  (72 years)

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  • Name Laughlin, Ross Edward  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 24 Mar 1929  Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • General Hospital
    Gender Male 
    Find A Grave Memorial 131973121 
    Graduation Ovid, Seneca, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Ovid High School 
    Graduation Spartan School of Aeronautics, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, Flight and Mechanics  [1
    Occupation Machanic and Pilot  [1
    Residence Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    160 North College Street 
    Residence 1930  Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1935  Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 13 Mar 2002  Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried West Catasauqua, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Fairview Cemetery
    Person ID I17158  Sullivan Burgess Family Tree | The History of Alexander V Laughlen
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2018 

    Father Laughlin, Edgerton Ross,   b. 23 Jun 1892, Marlbank, Hastings, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1969, Catasauqua, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Bowyer, Mary Elizabeth,   b. 23 Jan 1898, Strathcona, Lennox, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1986, Catasauqua, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 13 Jul 1922  York, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F6016  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Shields, Sherry Lou,   b. 24 Aug 1927, Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Oct 1949  Independence, Doniphan, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Divorced 21 Jun 1964  [6
    Children 
     1. Laughlin, Larry Lee  [natural]
     2. Laughlin, Kimberly Paige  [natural]
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F6018  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Mar 1929 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Ovid High School - - Ovid, Seneca, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 160 North College Street - - Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1940 - Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Oct 1949 - Independence, Doniphan, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 2002 - Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - West Catasauqua, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Laughlin, Edgerton Ross Laughlin Mary Elizabeth Bowyer Ross Edward Sherry Lou Shields Emma Copper Infact Larry Laughlin
    Laughlin, Edgerton Ross Laughlin Mary Elizabeth Bowyer Ross Edward Sherry Lou Shields Emma Copper Infact Larry Laughlin
    Laughlin, Flora May and Ross
    Laughlin, Flora May and Ross
    Laughlin, Ross Edward
    Laughlin, Ross Edward

    Family Crest
    Laughlen Family Crest
    Laughlen Family Crest

  • Notes 
    • Ross graduated from high School in Willard, New York, USA. Ross took flying lessons in Ithaca, New York, USA and had his first solo flight there on August 15, 1945. He entered the Spartan School of Aeronautics in Tulsa, Oklahoma. On June 30, 1949, Ross received his degree in pilot training, flight, and mechanics. In 1952 he took extra training in instrument and aeronautics. He graduated from that course in 1953. Ross lived in Cushing, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, and later, Nome, Alaska. Ross was involved in a plane crash on February 19, 1977 in which he lost an eye and sustained further injuries, restricting his ability to fly.

  • Sources 
    1. [S424] The Works of M. E. Laughlin and E. R. Laughlin, 1955 2nd Edition, Mary Elizabeth Bowyer Laughlin and Edgerton Ross Laughlin.

    2. [S45] 1930 USA Federal Census, taken April 1, 1930, Year: 1930; Census Place: Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2070; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0147; Image: 278.0; FHL microfilm: 2341804.
      Record for E Ross Laughlin

    3. [S596] 1940 USA Federal Census, taken April 1, 1940, Year: 1940; Census Place: Newport, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3557; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 40-198.
      Record for Doctor E J Laughlin

    4. [S787] US, Social Security Death Index.
      Record for Ross Edward Laughlin

    5. [S1] Ontario: Birth, Death and Marriage Records, Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Registrations of Marriages, 1869-1928; Series: MS932; Reel: 601.
      Record for Egerton Ross Laughlin

    6. [S253] Kevin McAuliffe, kmcauliffe@sympatico.ca, (Name: http: worldconnect. rootsweb. com cgi-bin igm. cgi?op=GET&db=:3213239&id=I0241;).