Looney S Willey

about 1864–
Dorchester, Maryland, United States

The Life of Looney S

When Looney S Willey was born about 1864, in Dorchester, Maryland, United States, his father, Henry Thomas Willey, was 33 and his mother, Marietta Elizabeth Johnston, was 33. He lived in District 10, Dorchester, Maryland, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Henry Thomas Willey
1831–1902
Marietta Elizabeth Johnston
1831–
Mary Willey
1857–
Elizabeth W Willey
1859–
Looney S Willey
1864–
John H R Willey
1862–
McNamara W Willey
1864–1930
Stewart Willey
1865–
Alonza S Willey
1867–1957
Idelia Willey
1871–

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Thomas Willey

    Male1831–1902Male

    Marietta Elizabeth Johnston

    Female1831–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from any of various places so named. Those in Cheshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and Warwickshire are named from an Old English wilig ‘willow’ + Old English lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’; one in Devon probably has Old English wīðig ‘willow’ as the first element, while one in Surrey has Old English wēoh ‘(pre-Christian) temple’. 2. variant spelling of Willy 2.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Lonney S - Individual or family possessions: Family Bible: birth-name: Lonney S

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