William Douglas Ulery

19 March 1932–25 September 1974 (Age 42)
Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Douglas

When William Douglas Ulery was born on 19 March 1932, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, his father, William David Ulery, was 27 and his mother, Georgia Juanita Pannell, was 24. He died on 25 September 1974, at the age of 42.

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William David Ulery
Georgia Juanita Pannell
Nellie June Ulery
William Douglas Ulery
Thelma Joye Ulery

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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 3

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 12

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

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Ulrich or its variant Ullerich ( see Ullery ).

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

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  • William Douglas Ulery in household of William Ulery, "United States Census, 1940"

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