Henry B Doss

Male21 October 1901–21 February 1966

Brief Life History of Henry B

When Henry B Doss was born on 21 October 1901, his father, Henry Franklin Doss, was 33 and his mother, Letitia Ellen Johnston, was 33. He lived in Petaluma, Sonoma, California, United States for about 20 years. He died on 21 February 1966, in Sonoma, Sonoma, California, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Two Rock Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Two Rock, Sonoma, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Franklin Doss
1868–1951
Letitia Ellen Johnston
1868–1936
Floyd Ernest Doss
1893–1980
Iva Marie Doss
1895–1987
Earl Marvin Doss
1897–1970
Nada G Doss
1899–1936
Henry B Doss
1901–1966

Sources (5)

  • Henry B Doss in household of Joseph Schuler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry B. Doss, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Henry Doss in household of Henry F Doss, "United States Census, 1910"

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 5

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 18

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

German:

habitational name from Dosse in Altmark.

variant of Dose 1.

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

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