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Family: Paul Sherman Lorenz / Marjorie Ann McCown (F72)

m. 24 Jun 1939


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  • Paul Sherman LorenzFather | Male
    Paul Sherman Lorenz

    Born  26 Nov 1916  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Oct 2015  Nashville, Brown, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  24 Oct 2015  Washington Park North Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  24 Jun 1939  [1, 2, 3]  Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Frederick Graham Lorenz | F361 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Bessie Lucille Sherman | F361 Group Sheet 

    Marjorie Ann McCownMother | Female
    Marjorie Ann McCown

    Born  3 Jun 1920  Clinton, Henry, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  23 Oct 1985  Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  26 Oct 1985  Washington Park North Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  William Henry McCown | F71 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Estelle May Bartlett | F71 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
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    Spouse  William Douglas Sanders | F430 
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    Spouse  William Kenneth "Bill" Miller | F429 
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    Spouse  Living | F185 
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    Spouse  Living | F510 
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    Child 2 | Male
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    Spouse  Living | F426 
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  • Sources 
    1. [S113] Oral History, Paul Lorenz - Marjorie McCown. "How they met and about the honeymoon".
      How Paul and Marjorie Met "My buddy Harry Slliman lived acros s the street from Marjorie's half-sister Lorraine and husband Oli ver Kensinger (6100 block of Rosland St., south of Broadripple; Indian apolis). Sometime during Marjorie's senior year of high school sh e traveled to Indiapolis to babysit the Kensingers two daughters whil e they went on a trip (?). After they returned Marjorie returned to Cl inton, MO to finish school. After graduating high school Marjorie move d in with the Kensingers. Harry dated Marjorie for a time and then I b egan dating her. We dated for a couple years before we married" ; - Per interview with Paul on 11/13/2006 The Honeymoon " I was working at what was then called Bell Telephone as a cable splice r, which required travel within Indiana. We were married at Trinity Ch urch in Indianapolis. The "honeymoon" was at a hotel in Koko mo, Indiana where I was living while traveling to surrounding cities t o splice cables for Bell. We spent a couple weekends at Lake Schaffe r sailing a rowboat the boyscouts had modified into a sailboat." ; - Per interview with Paul on 11/13/2006

    2. [S61] Newspaper - Indianapolis Star, Marriage. (Jun 23, 1939).
      The marriage of Miss Marjorie McCowan of Clinton, Mo., to Paul S. Lore nz, son of Mr. and Mrs. F. G. Lorenz, 3423 Salem Street, took place a t 7 o’clock last night in the Episcopal Church of the Advent. The Rev . George S. Southworth officiated. Mrs. Russell Sanders, organist, pla yed. Attendants were Miss Virginia Ann Lorenz and Frederick G. Lorenz , sister and brother of the bridegroom. The bride wore a printed shee r suit with white accessories and gardenias. After a short motor tri p the couple will be at home in Indianapolis.

    3. [S113] Oral History, Paul Lorenz - Marjorie McCown. "How they met and about the honeymoon".
      How Paul and Marjorie Met "My buddy Harry Slliman lived a cross the street from Marjorie's half-sister Lorraine and hus band Oliver Kensinger (6100 block of Rosland St., south of Broadripple ; Indianapolis). Sometime during Marjorie's senior year of hi gh school she traveled to Indiapolis to babysit the Kensingers two dau ghters while they went on a trip (?). After they returned Marjorie ret urned to Clinton, MO to finish school. After graduating high school Ma rjorie moved in with the Kensingers. Harry dated Marjorie for a time a nd then I began dating her. We dated for a couple years before we marr ied" - Per interview with Paul on 11/13/2006 The Honeymoo n "I was working at what was then called Bell Telephone a s a cable splicer, which required travel within Indiana. We were marri ed at Trinity Church in Indianapolis. The "honeymoon&quot ; was at a hotel in Kokomo, Indiana where I was living while travelin g to surrounding cities to splice cables for Bell. We spent a couple w eekends at Lake Schaffer sailing a rowboat the boyscouts had modifie d into a sailboat." - Per interview with Paul on 11/13/2006