Dorothy Marie Piper

20 October 1903–4 July 1965 (Age 61)
Hartford, Union Township, Ohio, Indiana, United States

The Life of Dorothy Marie

When Dorothy Marie Piper was born on 20 October 1903, in Hartford, Union Township, Ohio, Indiana, United States, her father, Lewis William Piper, was 30 and her mother, Edith Delight Amsden, was 24. She married Verner Conway on 1 September 1939, in Terre Haute, Harrison Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Rural Township, Rock Island, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Terre Haute, Harrison Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States in 1940. She died on 4 July 1965, in Terre Haute, Lost Creek Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Roselawn Memorial Park, Otter Creek Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States.

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Verner Conway
Dorothy Marie Piper
Marriage: 1 September 1939
Patrick Glen Conway

Spouse and Children

1 September 1939
Terre Haute, Harrison Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States


    Patrick Glen Conway


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 7

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 17

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southern), Dutch, and North German: occupational name for a player on the pipes, Middle English pipere, Middle Dutch pi(j)per, Middle Low German piper.2 Translation of German Pfeiffer , or of the French secondary surname Lefifre.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dortha Piper in household of Lou W Piper, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dorthy M Piper in household of Lewis W Piper, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorthy M Piper in household of Lewis P Piper, "United States Census, 1920"

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