Bernard Howell Dooley

16 December 1892–20 October 1939 (Age 46)
Danville, Virginia, United States

The Life of Bernard Howell

When Bernard Howell Dooley was born on 16 December 1892, in Danville, Virginia, United States, his father, Luther Whitfield Dooley, was 19 and his mother, Mary Fannie Allen, was 18. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Lula Simmons. He lived in Tunstall Magisterial District, Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States in 1920 and Salt Creek Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died on 20 October 1939, in Danville, Virginia, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Danville, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bernard Howell Dooley
1892–1939
Lula Simmons
1894–
Elwood Hayworth Dooley
1912–1984
Willard Dooley
1914–
Nadine Dooley
1917–
Elaine Dooley
1919–
Theodore Ronald Dooley
1922–2005

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Elwood Hayworth Dooley

    Male1912–1984Male

    Willard Dooley

    Male1914–Male

    Nadine Dooley

    Female1917–Female

    Elaine Dooley

    Female1919–Female

    Theodore Ronald Dooley

    Male1922–2005Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 2

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 14

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhlaoich ‘descendant of Dubhlaoch’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ ( see Duff ) + laoch ‘champion’, ‘hero’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bernard H Dooley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bernard Dooley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bernard H Dooley in household of Luther W Dooley, "United States Census, 1910"

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