David Woodrow Sullivan

Male11 July 1918–8 October 1986

Brief Life History of David Woodrow

When David Woodrow Sullivan was born on 11 July 1918, in Whitley, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Franklin Sullivan, was 72 and his mother, Rosa Toler, was 25. He died on 8 October 1986, in Campbell, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Corbin, Whitley, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Woodrow Sullivan
1918–1986
Thelma S Engle
1922–

Sources (8)

  • Woorow Sullivan in household of Jas F Sullivan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • David W Sullivan, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • David W Sullivan, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 13

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Donal, James Patrick, Michael Patrick, Aileen, Brigid, Paddy, Siobhan, John Patrick, Kevin Patrick, Parnell.

Irish (Cork and Kerry): shortened form of O'Sullivan .

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

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