Donald Lorraine Searle

14 April 1907–14 February 1951 (Age 43)
Hazleton, Buchanan, Iowa, United States

The Life of Donald Lorraine Searle

When Donald Lorraine Searle was born on 14 April 1907, in Hazleton, Buchanan, Iowa, United States, his father, Harlow Sterling Searle, was 49 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Coy, was 35. He married Eileen C Curry in 1927. He lived in Jefferson Township, Fayette, Iowa, United States in 1910. He died on 14 February 1951, in Portland, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 43.

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Donald Lorraine Searle
Eileen C Curry
Marriage: 1927

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 3

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 12

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: reduced form of McDonald .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Loraine D Searle in household of Harlo S Searle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Donal L Searls in household of Harlow S Searls, "United States Census, 1910"
  • "United States Census, 1920"

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