Felston Davenport Seals

Male16 April 1893–23 March 1966

Brief Life History of Felston Davenport

When Felston Davenport Seals was born on 16 April 1893, in Georgia, United States, his father, Marcus D. Seals, was 41 and his mother, Emma Riner, was 25. He married Thurla Thigpen on 22 December 1928, in Treutlen, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Orland, Treutlen, Georgia, United States in 1940 and Treutlen, Georgia, United States in 1966. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 23 March 1966, in Laurens, Georgia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Adrian, Emanuel, Georgia, United States.

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Felston Davenport Seals
Thurla Thigpen
Marriage: 22 December 1928
Paul Garland Seals

Sources (11)

  • Felston Seal, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Felston D Seals, "Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998"
  • Felston Davenport Seals, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 December 1928Treutlen, Georgia, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 3

    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.


    Age 9

    Historical Boundaries: 1902: Montgomery, Georgia, United States 1918: Treutlen, Georgia, United States

    1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

    Age 20

    The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Seal with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Sales , with which the name was probably interchangeable.

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

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