Doris Lee Williams

about 1892–24 April 1953 (Age 61)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Doris Lee

When Doris Lee Williams was born about 1892, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Henry Thornton Williams, was 27 and his mother, Mary Bell Cann, was 18. He died on 24 April 1953, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 61.

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Doris Lee Williams
Hattie G. Wolf

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Thornton Williams





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World Events (8)

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 12

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 17

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorah L Williams in household of Henry T Williams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Doras Lee Williams, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • D. L. Williams, "Find A Grave Index"

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