Dorothy Bush

1915–1973 (Age 58)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Dorothy

Dorothy Bush was born on 27 February 1915, in Pennsylvania, United States. She married Frederick George Anderson on 10 May 1940, in Pennsylvania, United States. She died on 6 October 1973, in New Jersey, United States, at the age of 58.

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Dorothy Bush
1915–1973
Frederick George Anderson
1912–1999
Marriage: 10 May 1940

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
10 May 1940
Pennsylvania, United States

World Events (3)

1916

Age 1

"During a deadly heat wave, thousands of residents were at the seaside resorts of Jersey Shore. Between July 1 and July 2 of 1916, five different people were attacked by sharks, and four of them ultimately died. Scientific knowledge about sharks was limited at this time, so these tragic incidents started a wave of ""shark panic"" that was spread by telephone calls, letters, newspapers, and other media."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1917

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a bushy area or thicket, from Middle English bush(e) ‘bush’ (probably from Old Norse buskr, or an unrecorded Old English busc); alternatively, it may derive from Old Norse Buski used as a personal name.2 Americanized spelling of German Busch .

Possible Related Names

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

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