Timothy B Donovan

2 October 1909–27 June 1988 (Age 78)
Kansas, United States

The Life of Timothy B

When Timothy B Donovan was born on 2 October 1909, in Kansas, United States, his father, Timothy Donovan, was 50 and his mother, Verlina Ann "Lena" Van Bibber, was 42. He married Marguerite Sherwin on 21 September 1938, in Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Raton, Colfax, New Mexico, United States in 1920. He died on 27 June 1988, in Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Timothy B Donovan
Marguerite Sherwin
Marriage: 21 September 1938
Patricia Len Donovan

Spouse and Children


    Marguerite Sherwin


21 September 1938
Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States


    Patricia Len Donovan


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 18

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

Irish (originally of County Limerick, later of Counties Cork and Kilkenny): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Donndubháin ‘descendant of Donndubhán’, a personal name composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + dubh ‘black’ + the diminutive suffix -án.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Timothy B Donovan in household of William W James, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Timothy Donovan, "Colorado, County Marriages, 1864-1995"
  • Timothy Donovan, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"

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