Dorthy Maebell Monroe

20 January 1931–5 April 1985 (Age 54)
Congo, Hancock, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Dorthy Maebell

When Dorthy Maebell Monroe was born on 20 January 1931, in Congo, Hancock, West Virginia, United States, her father, Russell Roy Monroe, was 30 and her mother, Susan Mitcha Weekley, was 29. She married John Henry A. Boley in 1947, in Hancock, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Grant Magisterial District, Hancock, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 5 April 1985, in East Liverpool, Columbiana, Ohio, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Spring Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Heights, East Liverpool, Columbiana, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry A. Boley
1922–1990
Dorthy Maebell Monroe
1931–1985
Marriage: 1947
Joe Allen Boley
1951–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1947
Hancock, West Virginia, United States
children

(1)

    Joe Allen Boley

    Male1951–1951Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1900–1959Male

    Susan Mitcha Weekley

    Female1901–1963Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1923–2006Female

    Monroe

    Male1925–Male

    Ellen Monroe

    Female1925–1925Female

    Irene Nell Monroe

    Female1926–Female

    Female1927–1982Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1932

Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1932

Age 1

Los Angeles, California, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 16

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Scottish: according to tradition, this is a rare example of a Gaelic surname of topographic origin, the first element of which is probably Gaelic mun, a mutated form of bun ‘foot’, or British minit ‘hill’. In Ireland this name has sometimes been used as an equivalent of O’Mellan ( see Mellon ) and Milroy 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorthy Monroe in household of Russel Monroe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy Maybell Monroe, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"
  • Dorothy Mae Bell Monroe, "West Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1928"

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