Dorothy Laskowski

13 February 1932–28 November 2003 (Age 71)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Dorothy

When Dorothy Laskowski was born on 13 February 1932, in New York City, New York, United States, her father, Benjamin S. Laskowski, was 26 and her mother, Margaret Sadowski, was 21. She married William Frederick Newell Jr on 23 May 1953, in Clinton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Sierra Vista, Cochise, Arizona, United States in 2004. She died on 28 November 2003, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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William Frederick Newell Jr
Dorothy Laskowski
Marriage: 23 May 1953
Duane R. Newell

Spouse and Children

    William Frederick Newell Jr



23 May 1953
Clinton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 3

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1935 · The Social Security Act

Age 3

This Act was created a basic right to a pension in old age, and insurance against unemployment.
1951 · The Twenty-Second Amendment

Age 19

Before the Twenty-second Amendment, the Presidency didn’t have a set number limit on how many times they could be elected or re-elected to the office of President of the United States. The Amendment sets that limit to two times, consecutively or not, and sets additional conditions for presidents who succeed to the unexpired terms of their predecessors.

Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places called Lasków, Laskowa, or Laskowo, named with Polish lasek, a diminutive of las ‘forest’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Newell in entry for Benjamin S Laskowski, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Dorothy Newell, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"
  • Dorothy N Ewell, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"

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