William Elmore Doughman Jr.

21 August 1878–23 March 1942 (Age 63)
Goshen, Goshen Township, Clermont, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Elmore

When William Elmore Doughman Jr. was born on 21 August 1878, in Goshen, Goshen Township, Clermont, Ohio, United States, his father, William Elmore Doughman Sr., was 23 and his mother, Alice M. Groves, was 19. He married Lucy M Yeazel on 30 November 1899, in Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Springfield City, Clark, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Ohio, United States in 1942. He died on 23 March 1942, in Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 63.

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William Elmore Doughman Jr.
Lucy M Yeazel
Marriage: 30 November 1899
Lucille Doughman
Wm Elmore Doughman
Willson Doughman
Carl E. Doughman
Harold Richard Doughman

Spouse and Children

30 November 1899
Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio, United States



    Wm Elmore Doughman


    Willson Doughman



    Harold Richard Doughman


Parents and Siblings

    William Elmore Doughman Sr.


    Alice M. Groves




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 18

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

Possibly an altered spelling of the English surname Dowman, ‘servant of Dow’ ( see David ) or an occupational name for a baker from Middle English dogh ‘dough’ (Old English dāh) + man.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Dur?Ghman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William I Doughman in household of Harold Doughman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Doughman, "United States Census, 1910"

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