Neal Augustus Douglass Jr.

14 April 1900–25 November 1983 (Age 83)
Snyder, Scurry, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Neal Augustus

When Neal Augustus Douglass Jr. was born on 14 April 1900, in Snyder, Scurry, Texas, United States, his father, Neal Augustus Douglass, was 34 and his mother, Mary Alice Temple, was 29. He married Mary Katherine Hughes on 30 December 1920, in Pocahontas, Randolph, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Milam, Texas, United States in 1910 and Justice Precinct 4, Lamb, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 25 November 1983, in Kingsland, Llano, Texas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lakeland Hills Memorial Park, Hamilton, Burnet, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Neal Augustus Douglass Jr.
1900–1983
Elnora Ruddell
1903–1993
Marriage: August 1929
Constance “Connie” Douglass Vanzura
1931–2018

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    August 1929Austin, Travis, Texas, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered
    Age 1
    "Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
    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.
    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

    Scottish and English (Durham and Northumbria): variant of Douglas .History: William Douglass, a physician recognized for his identification and description of an epidemic of scarlet fever, was born c. 1691 in Gifford, Haddington County, Scotland, and settled in Boston in 1718. The abolitionist, orator, and journalist Frederick Douglass assumed the name after escaping from slavery in 1838 and traveling to Massachusetts. Son of a white father and a slave with some Indian blood, he was born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey c. 1817 in Tuckahoe, MD.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Douglas

    Sources (16)

    • Neal A Douglass in entry for Constance Clarice Douglass, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
    • Neal A Da* in household of Neal A Da*, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Neal A Douglas, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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