Donnis Elaine Abrams

1927–2003 (Age 76)
Sikes, Winn, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Donnis Elaine

When Donnis Elaine Abrams was born on 1 February 1927, in Sikes, Winn, Louisiana, United States, her father, John B Abrams, was 40 and her mother, Etta R Crain, was 35. She married Carl Burwell Humphries in 1947, in Rapides, Louisiana, United States. She lived in Winn, Louisiana, United States in 1930. She died on 26 July 2003, in Alexandria, Rapides, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Pineville, Rapides, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Donnis Elaine Abrams
Carl Burwell Humphries
Marriage: 1947

Spouse & Children

Rapides, Louisiana, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John B Abrams


  • Female1891–1972Female



World Events (8)


Age 2

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.

Age 4

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 20

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic), Dutch, English, and German: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Abraham .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Donnie E Abrams in household of Etta R Abrams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Donnis Elaine Abrams Humphries, "Find A Grave Index"

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