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Lawrence Converse
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1889
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1914
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Former husband of silent film actress Barbara La Marr. The night the two were married, Converse spent sleeping under a tree. It was discovered that he already had a wife and was arrested on a bigamy charge. He suffered a blow to the head in a Mexican prison and later died after a trephining operation. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles H. Converse (1856 - 1912)
  Flora Manly Converse (1859 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Barbara La Marr (1896 - 1926)
 
 Sibling:
  Ernest Lloyd Converse (1883 - 1953)**
  Lawrence Converse (1889 - 1914)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oakdale Memorial Park
Glendora
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
Created by: TLS
Record added: Feb 03, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104605409
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