Evelyn Anthony Dabbs

12 May 1908–21 June 1980 (Age 72)
McDonald, Missouri, United States

The Life of Evelyn Anthony

When Evelyn Anthony Dabbs was born on 12 May 1908, in McDonald, Missouri, United States, her father, Jasper Milton Dabbs, was 43 and her mother, Laura Florence Clymer, was 34. She married Ilus Homer Gailey on 15 May 1934, in Newton, Missouri, United States. She lived in Franklin Township, Newton, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Erie, McDonald, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 21 June 1980, in Neosho, Newton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Stella, Newton, Missouri, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Ilus Homer Gailey
Evelyn Anthony Dabbs
Marriage: 15 May 1934

Spouse and Children

15 May 1934
Newton, Missouri, United States

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 2

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Age 19

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from Dabb .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anthon E Galley in household of Ilus H Galley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Anthon E Dabbs in household of Jasper M Dabbs, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Antha Dabbs in household of Jasper Dabbs, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.