Anderson Glenn Dorsey

26 May 1839–27 June 1911 (Age 72)
Hall, Georgia, United States

The Life of Anderson Glenn

When Anderson Glenn Dorsey was born on 26 May 1839, in Hall, Georgia, United States, his father, D. John Dorsey, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Mc Millan Brice, was 33. He married Lorena Sophronia Boring on 13 March 1871. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 27 June 1911, at the age of 72, and was buried in Gainesville, Hall, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anderson Glenn Dorsey
1839–1911
Lorena Sophronia Boring
1843–1911
Marriage: 13 March 1871
Anne Dorsey
1872–
Eula Dorsey
1877–1947
Maude Dorsey
1874–
John Boring Dorsey
1882–1955

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 March 1871
children

(4)

    Anne Dorsey

    Female1872–Female

    Maude Dorsey

    Female1874–Female

    Female1877–1947Female

    Male1882–1955Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1800–1888Male

    Elizabeth Mc Millan Brice

    Female1805–1886Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 22

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1863

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name, with the preposition d(e), from Orsay in Seine-et-Orne, France, recorded in the 13th century as Orceiacum, from the Latin personal name Orcius + the locative suffix -acum.

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

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  • Anderson Glenn Dorsey, "BillionGraves Index"

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