Donald Philip Weaver

4 February 1927–11 August 2003 (Age 76)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Donald Philip

When Donald Philip Weaver was born on 4 February 1927, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Philip W. Weaver, was 30 and his mother, Bessie Kelley Johnston, was 25. He died on 11 August 2003, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Philip W. Weaver
1897–
Bessie Kelley Johnston
1901–
Donald Philip Weaver
1927–2003

Parents and Siblings

    Philip W. Weaver

    Male1897–Male

    Bessie Kelley Johnston

    Female1901–Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1929

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.
1929 · St. Valentine's Day Massacre

Age 2

On the morning of February 14, seven men were shot by four men using tommy guns. Two of the men were dressed as policemen, and the others wore suits, ties, overcoats, and hats. Witnesses saw the fake police leading the other men at gunpoint out of the garage after the shooting. The massacre was planned by Al Capone to eliminate the leader of the North Side Gang. the massacre was a result of the Prohibition and the murder of one of the police officer's son.
1931

Age 4

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

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name, from an agent derivative of Middle English weven ‘to weave’ (Old English wefan).2 English: habitational name from a place on the Weaver river in Cheshire, now called Weaver Hall but recorded simply as Weuere in the 13th and 14th centuries. The river name is from Old English wēfer(e) ‘winding stream’.3 Translated form of German Weber .

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

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