Mae Lindsey Tooley

1 February 1913–12 February 2002 (Age 89)
Lincoln, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mae Lindsey

When Mae Lindsey Tooley was born on 1 February 1913, in Lincoln, Virginia, United States, her father, Squire Tooley, was 41 and her mother, Matilda Jane Merritt, was 37. She married Delbert Dean on 27 October 1932. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Laurel Hill, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Laurel Hill District, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 12 February 2002, in Branchland, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Lincoln, Wyoming, West Virginia, United States.

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Delbert Dean
Mae Lindsey Tooley
Marriage: 27 October 1932
Damon Dean
Teddy Gerald Dean
Barbara Gay Dean
Loretta Faye Dean

Spouse and Children

27 October 1932


    Damon Dean


    Barbara Gay Dean


    Loretta Faye Dean


    Teddy Gerald Dean


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+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 4

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

1 Irish: variant of Toole .2 English (mainly Norfolk): from a pet form of the Middle English personal name Toll .

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

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Sources (3)

  • May Tooley in household of Squire Tooley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leansa Dean in household of Delbert Dean, "United States Census, 1940"
  • May L Tooley in household of Squire Tooley, "United States Census, 1920"

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