William "Willie" Dwyer

13 February 1893–22 May 1964 (Age 71)
Butler, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William "Willie"

William "Willie" Dwyer was born on 13 February 1893, in Butler, Kentucky, United States as the son of William Mike Dwyer and Mary Hudson. He married Lillian Moats on 4 September 1916, in Butler, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 4, Butler, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 22 May 1964, in Butler, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Bethlehem Church Of Christ Cemetery, Reedyville, Butler, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William "Willie" Dwyer
1893–1964
Lillian Moats
1895–1930
Marriage: 4 September 1916
William Kermit Dwyer
1919–1993
Jessie Christine Dwyer
1922–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 September 1916
Butler, Kentucky, United States
children

(2)

    William Kermit Dwyer

    Male1919–1993Male

    Jessie Christine Dwyer

    Female1922–2016Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Mike Dwyer

    MaleMale

    Mary Hudson

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 7

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhuidhir, a variant of Ó Duibhidhir ( see Diver ) ‘descendant of Duibhuidhir’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘dark’, ‘black’ + odhar ‘sallow’, ‘tawny’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Willie M Dwyer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Willie Dwyer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Willie Dwyer, "United States Census, 1930"

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