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Lawrence Edward Doby

Born: 13-Dec-1923
Place of Birth: Camden, SC
Gender: M
Father: David Doby
Mother: Etta Brooks

Career: Athlete
Best known for: 1st African-American baseball player in

Married to Helyn Curvy

Died: 18-Jun-2003
Place of Death: Montclair, NJ
Cause of Death: (not available)
Burial: (not available)
Place of Burial: (not available)

Family Tree

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DOBY
David
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DOBY
Lawrence Edward
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BROOKS
Etta
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References

Joseph Thomas Moore, Pride Against Prejudice: The Biography of Larry Doby, New York: Greenwood Press, 1988.

U.S. Census Bureau, 1930 United States Federal Census, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com, 2002.

 

(last revision to this profile: 20-Mar-2007)

 

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