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Lazrus "Laz" Quave, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1910
Mississippi, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1985

Note: Seaman U.S. Coast Guard aboard the Cutter Tallapoosa
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Laz is the son of Joseph Quave and 2nd wife, Della Hardy Rosalis Quave. Laz married Bernice S. Thornton June 6, 1934 in Harrison Co MS by Rev. R.L. Walton. [Bernice was the daughter of Arthur & Sophronia Thornton]
Children of the couple are; June Rose Quave Martino, Leon J Quave & Laz Quave Jr.

Laz was involved in city politics most of his adult life, serving as the Chief of Police in Biloxi, Harrison County Sheriff, Harrison County Supervisor and Mayor of Biloxi Miss. Submitted by Linda Ellis
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1920 United States Federal Census about Lazrus Quave
Name: Lazrus Quave [Ft Bayou area of Vancleave re:le]
Age: 9 / Birth Year: abt 1911
Birthplace: Mississippi
Home in 1920: Beat 5, Jackson, Mississippi
Father's Name: Joseph Quave
Father's Birthplace: Mississippi
Mother's name: Della Quave
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Name Age
Joseph Quave 57
Della Quave 36 [nee Hardy Rosalis]
Lazrus Quave 9
Henry Rosalar [Rosalis] 19 [step-son]
Charley Rosalar [Rosalis] 17 [step-son]
Amelia Rosalar [Rosalis] 14 [step-dau]
Roy Rosalar [Rosalis] 11 [step-son]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Edward Quave (1859 - 1929)
  Della Hardy Quave (1882 - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Bernice Thornton Quave (1908 - 2000)
 
 Siblings:
  Edna Ann Opehlia Quave Garlotte (1877 - 1961)**
  James David Quave (1881 - 1955)**
  Walter McNeal Quave (1884 - 1917)**
  Nettie Mae Quave Holland (1886 - 1967)**
  Joseph Edward Quave (1888 - 1982)**
  Rankin Quave (1891 - 1978)**
  Patrick Quave (1895 - 1978)**
  Martin Anthony Quave (1897 - 1982)**
  Lazrus Quave (1910 - 1985)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Biloxi City Cemetery
Biloxi
Harrison County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Linda Ellis
Record added: Jan 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64644702
Lazrus Laz Quave, Sr
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Lazrus Laz Quave, Sr
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Lazrus Laz Quave, Sr
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- Linda Ellis
 Added: Oct. 22, 2013

- A. Griffin
 Added: Oct. 10, 2013
 
 
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