DOWLING ONE NAME STUDY

Notable


There are a lot of Dowling's with notable elements to their history in my database added over the years, I will add more of them to this page as I come across them again.

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NameLifespan
Don't know much about our Michael but he fought at Waterloo - how notable do you need to be? Michael Doolin (1777 - 22 Mar 1876)
Why was our William called 'Wild Bill'? William Doolin (1857 - 25 Aug 1896)
Irish actress Bairbre Patricia Dowling (27 Mar 1953 - 20 Jan 2016)
Poet & Author of "The Brigade of Fontenoy" Bartholomew Dowling (1823 - 20 Nov 1863)
What unusual family did our Bridget marry into? Bridget Elizabeth Dowling (3 Jul 1891 - Nov 1969)
Hollywood glamour actress, sister of Doris Constance Dowling (21 Jul 1920 - 28 Oct 1969)
Significan American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. First Bishop of Des Moines, second Archbishop of St Paul and Minneapolis. Daniel Austin Dowling (6 Apr 1868 - 29 Nov 1930)
Our Denis is the Dowling link into inventor Thomas Edison's family. Dennis Dowling (Abt 1776 - 2 Jan 1839)
Hollywood glamour actress who married musician Artie Shaw, sister of Constance Doris R Dowling (15 May 1923 - 18 Jun 2004)
World War 1 - Christmas and our Father Ned Edward Dowling (16 Dec 1884 - 7 Jun 1960)
Forget the Hollywood 'Great Escape' nonsense - Our Eric was the real World War 2 'Digger'! Eric Perry Dowling (22 Jul 1915 - 21 Jul 2008)
WW2 Australian pilot heroics. G L Dowling ( - DECEASED)
Sir James Dowling Kt, born in England became Australia's top Judge! James Dowling (25 Nov 1787 - 27 Sep 1844)
Popular English actress of the 40's & 50's who met a tragic end. Joan V Dowling (6 Jan 1928 - 31 Mar 1954)
RAF hellicopter "Ace" who after daring rescue operations placed the spire on Coventry Cathedral! John Reginald Dowling (5 Jul 1923 - 28 Jul 2000)
Significant and prolific silent movie actor Joseph Johnson Dowling (4 Sep 1850 - 8 Jul 1928)
Our Joseph Patrick was one of the last prisoners of the 'Tower of London', what would you have done in his position? Joseph Patrick Dowling (18 Mar 1886 - 1 Aug 1932)
Romance & Drama - Our globetrotting princess from Wellington! Margaret Dowling (23 Dec 1884 - 21 Aug 1966)
You must visit Mary Yolanda, and remember... Mary Yolanda Dowling (22 Jul 1955 - 11 Sep 2001)
From Galway, Dick Dowling became a Confederate officer in the US Civil War at the battle of Sabine Pass! Richard William Dowling (Bef 14 Jan 1837 - 23 Sep 1867)
WW1 Prisoner of War accused of treason after landing on the coast of Ireland from a German submarine. One of the last prisoners in the Tower of London! Robert J Dowling ( - DECEASED)
Significant Laoisman, Annalsit and Grammarian from 1544! Thady Dowling (1544 - 1628)
Irish hard working actor & director Vincent Gerald Betrand Dowling (7 Sep 1929 - 10 May 2013)
William Paul on trial for treason to the Queen as a member of the Chartist movement for reforms we accept today as the norm William Paul Dowling (1824 - 3 Aug 1877)
Eddie Dowling was such a superstar on Broadway he's here even though he took his mother's name for a stage name! Joseph Nelson Goucher (11 Dec 1889 - 18 Feb 1976)
A lovely story for Vera Dowling nee Strodl, a Danish Pilot. Vera Elsie Strodl (16 Jul 1918 - 11 Jan 2015)