Milo Thomas Doak

3 April 1848–29 July 1929 (Age 81)
Racine, Meigs, Ohio, United States

The Life of Milo Thomas

When Milo Thomas Doak was born on 3 April 1848, in Racine, Meigs, Ohio, United States, his father, Thomas Doak, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Laughlin, was 35. He married Caroline Olivia Wood on 12 April 1879. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Elk Creek Township, Jasper, Iowa, United States in 1860. He died on 29 July 1929, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milo Thomas Doak
1848–1929
Caroline Olivia Wood
1858–1943
Marriage: 12 April 1879
Leta Elnora Doak
1881–1973
Nena Blanche Doak
1893–1979
Harold Bryan Doak
1896–1969

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 April 1879
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Doak

    Male1806–1882Male

    Sarah Laughlin

    Female1812–1863Female

siblings

(6)

    Robert Doak

    Male1834–1917Male

    Mary Jane Doak

    Female1838–Female

    Male1840–1912Male

    Matilda Doak

    Female1843–1941Female

    Margaret Doak

    Female1844–1852Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 9

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Doig .2 Irish (Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dabhóc ‘son of Dabhóc’, a pet form of David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Milo Doake in household of Thomas Doake, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mila Doak, "Nebraska, State Census, 1885"
  • Milo Doak, "United States Census, 1900"

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