Doyle Family History & Genealogy

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Early Doyles

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1623 - 1700 1623 - 1700
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1695 - Feb 11, 1772 1695 - 1772
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1712 - Oct 26, 1800 1712 - 1800
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1783 - 1858 1783 - 1858
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1785 - 1872 1785 - 1872
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1796 - 1878 1796 - 1878
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1799 - 1880 1799 - 1880
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1804 - 1884 1804 - 1884
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1806 - 1884 1806 - 1884
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1806 - 1894 1806 - 1894

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Aug 24, 1955 - Oct 22, 2004 1955 - 2004
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Feb 3, 1889 - Aug 1972 1889 - 1972
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Nov 16, 1894 - Nov 4, 1988 1894 - 1988
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Sep 25, 1901 - Mar 1978 1901 - 1978
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Feb 22, 1913 - Jun 17, 1991 1913 - 1991
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Apr 15, 1885 - Mar 1983 1885 - 1983
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Feb 14, 1900 - Oct 1979 1900 - 1979
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Aug 21, 1884 - Dec 1977 1884 - 1977
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Jun 29, 1947 - Jun 18, 2005 1947 - 2005
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Nov 3, 1928 - May 8, 2000 1928 - 2000
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Aug 4, 1921 - Jul 12, 2001 1921 - 2001
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Dec 14, 1913 - Dec 1988 1913 - 1988
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c. 1934 - Unknown 1934 - ?
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c. 1822 - Jul 15, 1891 1822 - 1891
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- Aug 3, 1912 ? - 1912
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Jan 15, 1920 - Apr 10, 1945 1920 - 1945
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Unknown - 1915 ? - 1915
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c. 1897 - Unknown 1897 - ?

Doyle Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Doyle family member is 67.8 years old according to our database of 36,823 people with the last name Doyle that have a birth and death date listed.

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67.8 years

Oldest Doyles

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May 30, 1886 - Jul 1994 1886 - 1994
108 years
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Jul 28, 1888 - Mar 24, 1997 1888 - 1997
108 years
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Nov 24, 1895 - Jan 13, 2003 1895 - 2003
107 years
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Nov 29, 1889 - Apr 28, 1997 1889 - 1997
107 years
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Oct 1, 1896 - Jun 26, 2003 1896 - 2003
106 years
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Jun 26, 1876 - Sep 1982 1876 - 1982
106 years
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Jan 28, 1897 - Jun 25, 2003 1897 - 2003
106 years
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Mar 7, 1876 - Jun 1982 1876 - 1982
106 years
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Mar 3, 1902 - Jul 23, 2007 1902 - 2007
105 years
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Oct 12, 1895 - Nov 25, 2000 1895 - 2000
105 years

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Lucy Russell
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Thomas Doyle (1704-1788) and his wife, Elizabeth Atkinson,(1708-@1790)were both early residents of Lancaster County. Thomas Doyle, listed as a "hatter" in the 1750 tax records, came to Lancaster from Maryland, possibly from a portion of Cecil County near the Pennsylvania border known as New Munster. New Munster was settled in the 1600s by Irish Catholic immigrants who had come to Maryland, the only colony accepting Catholics at the time. Most of these Irish immigrants began their lives in America as indentured servants.

By the early 1700s, due to the ascension of Protestant monarchs William and Mary to the throne of England, persecution of Catholics was taking place in most colonies. Anti-Catholic laws were passed even in Maryland, previously a Catholic colony. Catholics could no longer purchase or inherit property or hold public office. All Irish Catholics were double taxed. No wonder Thomas Doyle headed for the tolerant Quaker haven of Pennsylvania. He arrived in Lancaster @1728 and over the years, he became a prominent citizen of the city, accumulating real estate, lending money for mortgages and serving as executor of estates. The brick home that he built at the corner of West King and Water streets in Lancaster was considered a mansion. Thomas and Elizabeth Atkinson Doyle had several children including Prudence and Thomas Jr.* Elizabeth Atkinson Doyle's parents were Stephen Atkinson (@1680-1739) and Anne Wilton, (@1690-@1750s).

Thomas Doyle was a strong supporter of the Catholic church. His home was a "mass house" for a period of time. Later, he was a founding member of St. Mary's Catholic congregation in Lancaster in the 1740s. Thomas and Elizabeth Atkinson Doyle and many of their descendants were buried in an old cemetery next to St. Mary's church. In 1881 the remains in this cemetery were taken to the new St. Mary's cemetery on New Holland Avenue in Lancaster and reinterred in a vault.

*Historical note: Major Thomas Doyle Jr. and Major John Doyle were the grandsons of Thomas and Elizabeth Atkinson Doyle. They were part of an independent militia established in Lancaster at the beginning of Revolutionary war. This unit later affiliated with the First Pennsylvania Battalion, which took part in the battles of Brandywine, Germantown and Monmouth. After the war, Major Thomas Doyle went on to a colorful career of derring-do as an Indian fighter with Anthony Wayne's troops on the Ohio frontier.
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Sabrina Doyle
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My brother ( Wayne Edward Doyle Jr) of Hagerstown, Maryland and cousin bradley flook of smithsburg maryland are marine's currently serving both have been to iraq once brother is going again soon. We have a grandfather who served in vietnam john doyle of smithsburg.
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