Cecil Doss Jr.

8 April 1916–1 January 2004 (Age 87)
Marietta, Cass, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Cecil

When Cecil Doss Jr. was born on 8 April 1916, in Marietta, Cass, Texas, United States, his father, Cecil Doss Sr, was 24 and his mother, Lessie Lucinda Hays, was 25. He lived in Pittsburg, Camp, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Cass, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 1 January 2004, in Harrison, Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Marshall, Harrison, Texas, United States.

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Cecil Doss Jr.
Myrtis Doss

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World Events (8)

Age 1
U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives
Age 13
Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
Age 25
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German:habitational name from Dosse in Altmark.variant of Dose 1.

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

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Sources (6)

  • Cecil Doss, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cecil Doss, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
  • Cecil Doss, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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