Doris Evelyn Wabs

25 October 1921–30 May 2004 (Age 82)
Spencer, Boyd, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Doris Evelyn

When Doris Evelyn Wabs was born on 25 October 1921, in Spencer, Boyd, Nebraska, United States, her father, August Henry Wabs, was 37 and her mother, Floy Irene Stutt Burley, was 25. She married Cecil Mark Mc Cracken Sr on 24 October 1941, in Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Coleman Township, Holt, Nebraska, United States in 1930. She died on 30 May 2004, in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Smithfield, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Cecil Mark Mc Cracken Sr
Doris Evelyn Wabs
Marriage: 24 October 1941
Cecil Mark Mc Cracken Jr

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  • Marriage
    24 October 1941Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1922 · Timpanogos Cave National Monument
    Age 1
    Timpanogos Cave National Monument is a United States National Monument protecting the Timpanogos Cave Historic District and a cave system on Mount Timpanogos. There are three caves in the cave system, one of which is specifically called Timpanogos Cave but the caves are only viewable on guided tours when the monument is open.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 2
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
    1944 · The G.I Bill
    Age 23
    The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Wace (ancient Germanic Waz(z)o), a pet form of any of various ancient Germanic personal names beginning with Wad- (compare Wade 1). The name Wace was common among the Normans, alongside the Parisian French variant Gace, and was latinized as Wazo (nominative), Wazonis (genitive).English (of Norman origin): occasionally, perhaps a variant of Vause with vocalizing of initial V-.German: nickname from Middle High German was(se) ‘sharp, cutting’.

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Doris Wrabs in household of August Wrabs, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Doris Wabs, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Doris E Wabb in household of August H Wabb, "United States Census, 1930"

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