Dorine Joy Gerard

3 July 1930–2 June 2003 (Age 72)
Roberts, Jefferson, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Dorine Joy

When Dorine Joy Gerard was born on 3 July 1930, in Roberts, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, her father, Harry Clay Gerard, was 26 and her mother, Doris Lavinia Abbott, was 19. She married Joseph Benjamin Potter Jr. on 3 August 1948. She lived in Mud Lake, Marshall, Minnesota, United States in 2001. She died on 2 June 2003, in Terreton, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Benjamin Potter Jr.
1922–2009
Dorine Joy Gerard
1930–2003
Marriage: 3 August 1948

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 August 1948
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    World Events (8)

    1931
    Age 1
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
    1945 · Idaho Falls Idaho Temple Dedication
    Age 15
    On September 23, 1945, the Idaho Falls Idaho Temple was dedicated by George Albert Smith, making it the first temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Idaho.
    1950
    Age 20
    United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Camille, Jean-Pierre, Murielle, Emile, Pascal, Pierre, Agathe, Alain, Aldes, Antoine, Armand.French (Gérard), Walloon (mainly Gérard), and English (of Norman origin): from the personal name Gérard, Gerard (from Old French Gerart, Girart), composed of the ancient Germanic elements gēr ‘spear, lance’ + hard ‘hardy, brave, strong’. As a surname of French origin it is also found in Haiti. Compare Garrard and also French Guerard , English Garard , Gerrard , and Jarrard .

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

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    Sources (30)

    • Dorine J Gerard in household of Harry C Gerard, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Dorine Joy Gerard - Government record: birth-name: Dorine Joy Gerard
    • Dorine Gerard, "United States Western States Marriage Index"

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