David Doak

1828–1858 (Age 30)
Campbell, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of David

When David Doak was born in 1828, in Campbell, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Doak, was 42 and his mother, Lydia Thompson, was 38. He lived in St. Clair, Missouri, United States in 1850. He died in 1858, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 30.

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World Events (6)

1829 · Missouri State Library
Age 1
The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 2
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch
Age 10
On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Doig .Irish (Down): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dabhóc ‘son of Dabhóc’, a pet form of David . The lenited form was Anglicized as McCook .English: rare variant of Duke .

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

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Sources (3)

  • David Doak, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Doak, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: David Doak - Individual or family possessions: birth: about 1828; Thompson Valley, Tazewell, Virginia, United States

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