Compton Newell Domville

2 May 1900–October 1980 (Age 80)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Compton Newell

When Compton Newell Domville was born on 2 May 1900, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, his father, Marcus V Domville, was 46 and his mother, Fannie Smith, was 35. He married Ruth Marcella McCurley in 1931, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. He died in October 1980, in San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Dearborn Memorial Park, Poway, San Diego, California, United States.

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Compton Newell Domville
Ruth Marcella McCurley
Marriage: 1931

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Jackson, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 6

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

French:1. habitational name from either of two places named Douville, in Calvados and Eure. 2. habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from a place named Ouville, examples of which are found in Calvados, Manche, and Seine-Maritime, or from Houville, in Eure and Eure-et-Loire.

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

Sources (3)

  • Compton N Domville, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Compton N Domville in household of Fanny Domville, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Compton Domvill in household of M N Domvill, "United States Census, 1900"

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