Doris Nana Bragg

18 January 1901–9 May 1953 (Age 52)
Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States

The Life of Doris Nana

When Doris Nana Bragg was born on 18 January 1901, in Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States, her father, William R Bragg, was 32 and her mother, Nana Estelle Goodridge, was 36. She married Frank Delano Bertch on 14 September 1933, in Monroe, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States for about 25 years. She died on 9 May 1953, in Webster, Monroe, New York, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Webster, Monroe, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Delano Bertch
1898–1970
Doris Nana Bragg
1901–1953
Marriage: 14 September 1933
James Frank Bertch
1937–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 September 1933
Monroe, New York, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    William R Bragg

    Male1868–1946Male

    Nana Estelle Goodridge

    Female1865–Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 2

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 15

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a cheerful or lively person, from Middle English bragge ‘lively’, ‘cheerful’, ‘active’, also ‘brave’, ‘proud’, ‘arrogant’ (of unknown origin).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Doris B Bertch in household of Frank D Bertch, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorris W Bragg in household of William R Bragg, "New York, State Census, 1905"
  • Dorris ? Bragg in household of William R Bragg, "New York, State Census, 1905"

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