Isaac Douglas (1853- ), Architect

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Omaha, Nebraska, 1879-1920

Isaac Douglas was born in September of 1853 in England.[1][2][3][4][b] He worked in Omaha variously as an architect, a carpenter, and the more generic builder.[1][2][3] He was married to Annie and they had a son, Stephen.[2][3][4]

This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the format and contents page for more information on the compilation and page organization.

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Omaha, Nebraska, 1879-1984

Educational & Professional Associations

1879-1882: carpenter, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]

1883-1893: architect/carpenter, Omaha, Nebraska.

1900: builder, Omaha, Nebraska.[2]

1920: contractor, Omaha, Nebraska.[4]

1930: no occupation, Omaha, Nebraska.[5]

Buildings & Projects

Notes

a. First Omaha directory listing, 1879. Douglas was listed as an architect in the 1880 federal census.[1]

b. The 1900 U. S. Census states that Douglas was born in Nebraska.[2]

References

1. 1880 United States Census, s.v. “Isaac Douglas,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.

2. 1900 United States Census, s.v. “Isaac Douglas,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.

3. 1910 United States Census, s.v. “Isaac Douglas,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.

4. 1920 United States Census, s.v. “Isaac Douglas,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.

5. 1930 United States Census, s.v. “Isaac Douglas,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through AncestryLibrary.com.

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Isaac Douglas (1853- ), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, November 21, 2014. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, March 28, 2020.


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