Willa May Woolslair

23 August 1907–23 December 1994 (Age 87)
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States

The Life of Willa May

When Willa May Woolslair was born on 23 August 1907, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, her father, Sidney F. Woolslair, was 28 and her mother, Willa May Pearl Turner Rogers, was 27. She married Andrew Jackson Rooks III on 27 June 1922, in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Covina, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 23 December 1994, in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Rooks III
Willa May Woolslair
Marriage: 27 June 1922
Sidney Turner Rooks
Robert Eugene Rooks
Lester Jackson Rooks
Patricia Mae Rooks

Spouse and Children

27 June 1922
Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States


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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 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants

Age 3

Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.

Age 24

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

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Sources (3)

  • Willa May Rooks in household of Andrew J Rooks, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Willa Mae Wollslair in entry for Robert Eugene Rooks and Virginia Rebecca Zook Sharp, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Willa May Woolslair in entry for Sidney Turner Rooks, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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