Rodney Doyle Jacobson

1 June 1935–14 December 2011 (Age 76)
Deer Trail, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States

The Life of Rodney Doyle

When Rodney Doyle Jacobson was born on 1 June 1935, in Deer Trail, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States, his father, Harold Richard Jacobson, was 28 and his mother, Leola Margurite Archer, was 23. He married Virginia Lee Moerke on 21 August 1959, in Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States. He lived in Agate, Elbert, Colorado, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1957. He died on 14 December 2011, in Prineville, Crook, Oregon, United States, at the age of 76.

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Rodney Doyle Jacobson
Virginia Lee Moerke
Marriage: 21 August 1959

Spouse and Children

21 August 1959
Vancouver, Clark, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1936 · Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Age 1

Built on property donated by the Broadmoor Art Academy, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center was built in April of 1936. This was in the middle of the ""Gret Deperession"" and Alice Bemis Tylor funded the project to help employ laborers who were unemployed.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jacob . As an American surname this name has absorbed cognates from other languages, for example Danish, Norwegian, and Dutch Jacobsen and Swedish Jacobsson.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rodney D Jacobson in household of Harold R Jacobson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Rodney D Jacobson, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"
  • Rodney D Or Rod Jacobson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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