In the 1925 Iowa State Census for Ames, Story, Iowa, 31-year-old Minnesota-born H T [Howard Thomas] and his 27-year-old Minnesota-born wife Katherine [Ball] Connolly have in their household their children, 6-year-old Wyoming-born Mary and 4-year-old Nebraska-born Lawrence. The family is living in a rented house for which Howard pays $28 rent a month. Howard attended high school but didn't graduate as he only completed the 10th grade. Katherine completed the eighth grade. Mary has completed the first grade, having attended school for nine months of the past year. All three are able to read and write. Lawrence has not attended school in the past year. Howard's father is 47-year-old [sic] Minnesota-born F. T. Connolly, Katherine's father is 54-year-old Minnesota-born C H Ball and the children's father is 31-year-old Minnesota-born H T Connolly. Howard's mother is Cathleen [sic] [age, place of birth and maiden name not given], Katheirn's mother is 52-year-old Minnesota-born Mary Langley, and the children's mother is 27-year-old Minnesota-born Katherine Ball. Place of marriage of these parents was Minnesota. Howard is an "unclassified laborer" and Katherine is engaged in "domestic or personal service". The family is Presbyterian. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Ames, Story, Iowa, 35-year-old Minnesota-born [sic] Howard T and 34-year-old Minnesota-born Katherine M [Ball] Connolly married when he was 21- and she was 20-years old. They have in their household their children, 12-year-old Nebraska-born Mary K, 9-year-old Nebraska-born Lawrence T, 5-year-old Iowa-born Zelda M, and 6-month old Iowa-born Ralph F. The family is living in a house they own at 411 B Avenue, worth $1,000. They have a radio. Mary K and Lawrence have attended school in the past year. Howard, Katherine and Mary can read, write and speak English. Howard is a plumber at the State College and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Howard's parents were born in the United States, Katherine's parents were born in Minnesota, as were those of the children's parents [sic] The 1945 Florida State Census shows 25-year-old Nebraska-born Lawrence Connolly and his 26-year old Iowa-born wife, Ruth [Harden] Connolly living in Rockledge, Brevard, Florida. Lawrence has finished Jr High School and is in the Navy. Ruth has finished High School and is a "fruit trader". Lawrence applied for his Social Security Number in Iowa before 1951. When Lawrence Thomas Connolly died on 17 Oct 2008, his residence was Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska 68124. Obituary-The Baxter Bulletin, Mountain Home, Arkansas, October 21, 2008 OMAHA, Neb. - Lawrence Thomas Connolly, 88, of Papillion, Neb., died Friday, Oct. 17, 2008. A funeral was 10 a.m. Monday at West Center Chapel of Heafey-Hoffmann-Dworak-Cutler in Omaha, with full military honors. Interment will be today in Mountain Home. He is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Bob Regehr, and son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Elizabeth Connolly, all of Omaha; grandchildren Matthew Connolly of Kansas City, Mo., and Molly Murphy and husband Eric of Omaha; brother Ralph; and sisters Katherine, Janet and Zelda. He was preceded in death by parents Howard and Katherine Connolly; wife Ruth Connolly; sister Mary; and brother Buster. Memorials may be made to Visiting Nurses Association.