Doris Marie Bachler

3 May 1905–12 February 1974 (Age 68)
Tabor, Fremont, Iowa, United States

The Life of Doris Marie

When Doris Marie Bachler was born on 3 May 1905, in Tabor, Fremont, Iowa, United States, her father, Andrew David Bachler, was 34 and her mother, Lillie Louise Elwell, was 26. She married Harry Benjamin Morris on 24 February 1924, in Brookfield, Linn, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Fremont, Iowa, United States in 1935 and Sidney Township, Fremont, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 12 February 1974, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Tabor, Fremont, Iowa, United States.

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Harry Benjamin Morris
Doris Marie Bachler
Marriage: 24 February 1924
Burman Lee Morris

Spouse and Children

    Harry Benjamin Morris



24 February 1924
Brookfield, Linn, Missouri, United States


    Burman Lee Morris


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 8

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1926 · Iowa becomes a provider of food to the world

Age 21

Pioneer Hi-Bred International was the leader company experimenting with hybridization of corn and other seeds for agriculture in the world. It helped make different kinds of crop able to grow in harsh conditions so that other parts of the world would be able to farm and become self-sufficient. It was bought out by DuPont in 1999 and has continued to help struggling countries around the world.

Name Meaning

South German (Bächler): variant spelling of Bechler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marie Weight in household of Arthur Weight, "United States Census, 1940"
  • D Marie Weight in household of Arthur W Weight, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Doris M Morris in household of Andrew D Bachler, "Iowa State Census, 1925"

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