Lawrence Entzminger was born and raised in the area of Kulm, North Dakota. Frances is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Wolf, who homesteaded in Sharlow Township in 1904.
Lawrence and Frances were married, and farmed in Sharlow Township from 1929 to 1943, when they moved to Corwin Township. Lawrence passed away in 1964.
They were the parents of nine children: Delores, Esther, Inez, Arvilla, Darrell, Bernett, Valeria, Lawrence, and Eugene.