Frank Marvin Dorrah

7 March 1892–
Palmetto, Pickens, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Frank Marvin

When Frank Marvin Dorrah was born on 7 March 1892, in Palmetto, Pickens, Alabama, United States, his father, Joel Young Dorroh, was 31 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Hammond, was 27. He married Ruby Conner on 14 September 1919. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Election Precinct 1 Shelton, Pickens, Alabama, United States in 1900.

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Frank Marvin Dorrah
Ruby Conner
Marriage: 14 September 1919
Marvin Lacy Dorroh
Mary Elizabeth Dorroh

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World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted
Age 3
Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 4
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 31
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant spelling of Darragh .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frank M Porroh in household of Joe Porroh, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Frank M Dorrah in household of Joe Y Dorrah, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank M Dorroh in household of Joel Y Dorroh, "United States Census, 1910"

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