Margaret Emma Lear

7 December 1923–12 May 1994 (Age 70)
Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Margaret Emma

When Margaret Emma Lear was born on 7 December 1923, in Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jerry Alexander Lear, was 22 and her mother, Bessie Viola Little, was 19. She married Emanuel Elmer Dominy on 18 June 1943, in Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Wheatfield Township, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 12 May 1994, in New Florence, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Emanuel Elmer Dominy
1924–1963
Margaret Emma Lear
1923–1994
Marriage: 18 June 1943

Spouse and Children

    Emanuel Elmer Dominy

    Male1924–1963Male

    Female1923–1994Female

MARRIAGE
18 June 1943
Wheatfield, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Jerry Alexander Lear

    Male1922–1948Male

    Female1923–1994Female

    Female1926–1980Female

    Shirley Ann Lear

    Female1933–2017Female

World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 6

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.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 19

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of various places in northern France named with the Germanic element lār ‘clearing’.2 English: variant of Layer .3 English: nickname from Old English hlēor ‘cheek’, ‘face’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margrett Lear in household of Jerrey Lear, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margaret Lear in household of Jerry A Lear, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Margaret E Dominy, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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