Hollis Judson Wyman

Brief Life History of Hollis Judson

When Hollis Judson Wyman was born on 15 April 1924, in Dorchester, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Hollis Judson Wyman, was 31 and his mother, Ruth S Sword, was 27. He had at least 1 daughter with Sylvia Larrabee. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1948 and lived in Lexington, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1930 and Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1940. He died on 31 October 1968, in Brussels, Belgium, at the age of 44, and was buried in Newton Cemetery, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hollis Judson Wyman
1924–1968
Sylvia Larrabee
1928–1986
AmyNoel Wyman
1951–2017

Sources (7)

  • Hollis Wiman Jr. in household of Hollis Wiman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hollis Judson Wyman, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hollis H Wyman, "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957"

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World Events (8)

1927

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

1929

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

1937 · The Neutrality Act

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Wymund, Wymond (Old English Wīgmund, composed of the elements wīg ‘war’ + mund ‘protection’). In Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, and Norfolk the personal name may be the Old Norse cognate Vigmundr, Vimund.

Americanized form of North German Weimann . Compare Wiman .

History: John Wyman, from Hertfordshire, England, was one of the founders of Woburn, MA, in 1640.

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

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