Donald Abrams

1917–1989 (Age 71)
Lynbrook, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States

The Life of Donald

When Donald Abrams was born on 7 November 1917, in Lynbrook, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States, his father, Elbert Abrams, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Sadie Johnson, was 33. He died in 1989, in Nassau, New York, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Elbert Abrams
Sarah Sadie Johnson
Ella Evelyn Abrams
George Abrams
Elizabeth Abrams
Clarence Abrams
Allen Abrams
Robert Eugene Abrams
Donald Abrams

Parents & Siblings

  • Elbert Abrams


  • Sarah Sadie Johnson




  • Female1905–1995Female

  • George Abrams


  • Elizabeth Abrams


  • Male1911–1970Male

  • Clarence Abrams


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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 20

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic), Dutch, English, and German: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Abraham .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Donald Abrams in household of Elbert Abrams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Donald Abrams in household of Albert Abrams, "United States Census, 1920"

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