Donald V Nesbitt

5 September 1927–December 1985 (Age 58)
Tompkins, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Donald V

When Donald V Nesbitt was born on 5 September 1927, in Tompkins, New York, United States, his father, Vance Burt Nesbitt, was 36 and his mother, Blanche N Mcfall, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Nancy Valentine. He lived in Dryden, Dryden, Tompkins, New York, United States in 1940 and Moravia, Moravia, Cayuga, New York, United States in 1998. He died in December 1985, in Cayuga, New York, United States, at the age of 58.

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Donald V Nesbitt
Nancy Valentine
Steve Nesbitt

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World Events (8)

Age 2
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.
Age 4
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1944 · The G.I Bill
Age 17
The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Borders), northern English, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of several places in the Border region of Scotland called Nesbit(t) or Nisbit, named in northern Middle English with nese ‘nose’ + bit ‘mouthful’, ‘piece of ground’ (Old English bita) or bit ‘bend’ (Old English byht, modern bight). The place names refer either to a piece of raised land sticking up like a nose, or to a bend in a river shaped like a nose.

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

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Sources (4)

  • Donald Nesbitt in household of Vance Nesbett, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Donald V Nesbitt in household of Vance B Nesbitt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Donald V Nesbitt, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"

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