Vincent Leroy Toomey Jr

1912–1969 (Age 56)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

The Life of Vincent Leroy

When Vincent Leroy Toomey Jr was born on 30 September 1912, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, his father, Vincent Leroy Toomey Sr, was 24 and his mother, Catherine V McCann, was 25. He died in January 1969, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring Park, Montgomery, Maryland, United States.

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Vincent Leroy Toomey Sr
Catherine V McCann
Vincent Leroy Toomey Jr
Catherine A Toomey
James Edward Toomey
John Joseph Toomey
Thomas Murray Toomey
Robert Joseph Toomey

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · Women's Suffrage Demonstration

Age 1

A demonstration for women's suffrage takes place on March 3, 1913. This is the first suffrage parade in Washington D.C. One of the notable women in attendance is Ida B. Wells.

Age 17

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Toomey, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tuama ‘descendant of Tuaim’, a personal name apparently derived from tuaim ‘burial mound’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Vincent Toomey Jr. in household of Vincent L Toomey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • 1930 United States Federal Census
  • 1920 United States Federal Census

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