Mary Jane Doyle

Brief Life History of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Doyle was born on 3 May 1890, in Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States, her father, George Newton Doyle, was 29 and her mother, Nellie Peterson, was 32. She married Max Lester Russell on 18 June 1913. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Converse, Wyoming, United States in 1900. She died in June 1966, in Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Douglas, Converse, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Max Lester Russell
1891–1937
Mary Jane Doyle
1890–1966
Marriage: 18 June 1913
Lillian B Russell
1914–1983
Doyle Lester Russell
1917–1944
Mary Lucille Russell
1919–1999

Sources (6)

  • Mary Russell in household of Max L Russell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Jane Doyle Russell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary J Russell in household of Max L Russell, "United States Census, 1920"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Sean, Kieran, Seamus, Aileen, Dermot, Liam, Niall, Brennan, Brigid, Conal, Conan, Donal.

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhghaill ‘descendant of Dubhghall’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + gall ‘stranger’. This was used as a byname for Scandinavians, in particular to distinguish the darker-haired Danes from fair-haired Norwegians. Compare McDougall , McDowell .

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

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