Lawrence Dunsey (1921 - 1984)

Lawrence Dunsey
1921 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Lawrence Dunsey was born on January 11, 1921. He died in June 1984 at 63 years of age. We know that Lawrence Dunsey had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15210.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Lawrence Dunsey Biography

Vital facts & highlights of Lawrence's life to share with the world

Most Commonly Known Name

Lawrence Dunsey

First name

Lawrence

Middle name

Unknown.

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Lawrence Dunsey was born on

Death

Lawrence Dunsey died in

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Lawrence.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Lawrence Dunsey?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Lawrence's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was Lawrence a religious man?

Last Known Residence

Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15210

Education

Did Lawrence finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Lawrence attend?

Professions

Share what Lawrence did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Lawrence's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Lawrence serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Lawrence Dunsey?
View other bios of people named Lawrence Dunseys
Back to Top

Lawrence Dunsey Family Tree

Lawrence's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Dunsey family tree.

Lawrence's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Lawrence Dunsey
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Lawrence's Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Lawrence during various points of his life.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Lawrence

What do you remember about Lawrence Dunsey? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Lawrence is remembered.

Lawrence Dunsey Obituary

This obit of Lawrence Dunsey is maintained by Lawrence's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Lawrence Dunsey passed away in June 1984 at 63 years old. He was born on January 11, 1921. We have no information about Lawrence's family or relationships. We know that Lawrence Dunsey had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15210.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Lawrence Dunsey

1921 - 1984 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Lawrence's lifetime

In 1921, in the year that Lawrence Dunsey was born, hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1933, when he was merely 12 years old, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1958, when he was 37 years old, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1969, by the time he was 48 years old, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1984, in the year of Lawrence Dunsey's passing, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

Other Biographies

Other Lawrence Dunseys

around 1921 - Unknown
around 1921 - Unknown
Jul 21, 1901 - Mar 26, 1990

Other Dunseys

Dec 2, 1927 - Oct 6, 1993
Jun 6, 1922 - Jun 21, 1996
Jul 21, 1901 - Mar 26, 1990
Nov 17, 1913 - Jan 3, 2005
Dec 22, 1951 - Jan 31, 2008
Apr 11, 1918 - January 1975
Oct 6, 1917 - Oct 2, 1998
Aug 5, 1927 - Apr 15, 2000
Aug 24, 1947 - Apr 11, 2013
Unknown - Unknown
around 1917 - Unknown
around 1921 - Unknown
around 1921 - Unknown

Other Bios

Mar 21, 1922 - May 27, 1997
Apr 5, 1919 - Dec 16, 1991
May 26, 1904 - May 1977
Oct 10, 1918 - Apr 9, 2002
May 26, 1917 - Apr 6, 1998
Oct 15, 1916 - August 1989
Apr 8, 1907 - Jan 20, 1997
Jan 6, 1887 - April 1968
Jan 18, 1922 - January 1977
Jun 22, 1910 - December 1985
Apr 11, 1921 - June 1987
Mar 10, 1918 - April 1985
Dec 22, 1920 - Mar 30, 2004
Aug 31, 1918 - Jun 20, 2002
Mar 9, 1922 - April 1981
May 6, 1922 - February 1949
Apr 24, 1920 - Nov 24, 2010
Sep 15, 1920 - May 16, 1990
Oct 21, 1919 - Oct 7, 2001
May 22, 1911 - May 1981
Success Stories from Biographies like Lawrence Dunsey
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.