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Daniel Frederick Lau

Birthplace: Schwann, Mecklenburg, Germany
Death: Died in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States
Place of Burial: Soda Springs, Caribou County, Idaho, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Dorothy Lau
Father of Louise Dorothy Horsley; Daniel Joseph Lau; Dorothea Or Dorothy Lau; Joseph Ernest Lau; Hyrum Moroni Lau and 15 others

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About Daniel Frederick Lau

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868

Lau, Daniel Frederick

Birth Date: 24 Aug. 1832 Death Date: 6 Feb. 1914 Gender: Male Age: 21 Company: Thomas S. Williams Freight Train (1854)

Pioneer Information: Hans Hoth, in his diary, gives Lau's name as "Fried." In his Latter–day Saint Biographical Encyclopedia Andrew Jenson incorrectly says that Lau was in the Garn Company.

SOURCE: http://lds.org/churchhistory/library/pioneerdetails/1,15791,4018-1-39473,00.html

Information below taken from personal journal of Charlotte Gunnell: D.F. LAU died 6 Feb 1914, age 82. Born in Schwan, Germany in 1832. In 1852 he joined the Mormon Church and came to America; reached Salt Lake City [Utah] 1854. 1863 he married Dorothea Zollinger. Twelve children were born to this union; nine still living in 1914. He had a paraletic [sic] stroke in 1905, being an invalid for 9 yrs. Buried in the Fairview Cemetery 8 Feb 1914.

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Daniel Frederick Lau's Timeline

August 24, 1832
Schwann, Mecklenburg, Germany
January 28, 1865
Age 32
Providence, Cache County, Utah Territory, United States
January 28, 1865
Age 32
Providence, Cache, Utah, USA, Usa
May 17, 1866
Age 33
Providence, Cache, Utah, Usa
May 17, 1866
Age 33
Providence, Cache County, Utah Territory, United States
February 10, 1867
Age 34
Providence, Cache, Utah, Usa
February 8, 1868
Age 35
Providence, Cache County, Utah Territory, United States
February 8, 1869
Age 36
Providence, Cache County, Utah, Usa
November 10, 1870
Age 38
Providence, Cache, Utah, Usa