William Dovel La Sage

31 March 1899–28 September 1974 (Age 75)
Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States

The Life of William Dovel

When William Dovel La Sage was born on 31 March 1899, in Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States, his father, Isaac Richard Le Sage, was 32 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Humphreys, was 29. He married Mary Lucille Brown about 1919, in Huntington, Wayne, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Barboursville Magisterial District, Cabell, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 28 September 1974, in Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Spring Hill, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Dovel La Sage
1899–1974
Mary Lucille Brown
1899–1969
Marriage: about 1919
William D Le Sage
1921–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1919
Huntington, Wayne, West Virginia, United States
children

(1)

    William D Le Sage

    Male1921–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Vietnamese (La and Lã): two Vietnamese names, both unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • William D Le Sage in household of Isaac R Le Sage, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Lesage in household of Isaac R Lesage, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph D Le Sage in household of Isaac R Le Sage, "United States Census, 1900"

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