John Henry Dole

Male14 June 1886–20 September 1934

Brief Life History of John Henry

When John Henry Dole was born on 14 June 1886, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, his father, Louis or Lewis Dole, was 24 and his mother, Mary Celina Delong, was 26. He married Vera Ling on 9 June 1912, in Gilmore, Lemhi, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1900 and Saint John, Whitman, Washington, United States in 1920. He died on 20 September 1934, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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John Henry Dole
Vera Ling
Marriage: 9 June 1912
Henry Lamont Dole
Beulah Dole
Stella Dole
Lola Dole
Phyllis Dole

Sources (24)

  • John H Dole in household of A W Gayle, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Henry Dole, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
  • John Henry Dole, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 June 1912Gilmore, Lemhi, Idaho, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1889 · Washington Becomes a State

    Age 3

    On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.


    Age 7

    Historical Boundaries - 1893: Ravalli, Montana, United States

    1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

    Age 13

    Mount Rainier was established as a state park on March 2, 1899 with legislation was signed by President McKinley. Mount Rainier is a volcanic peak surrounded by forests.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Middle English dol, doil ‘portion or share of land’, especially in the common field (Old English dāl). The name might also denote someone who lived ‘(by the) boundary mark’, Middle English dol(e).

    French (Dolé): nickname for a troubled or anxious person, from Old French dolé, past participle of doler ‘to regret’ (from Latin dolere ‘to hurt’).

    Americanized form of French Daul , a surname of German origin.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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