Walter Robert Dann

7 March 1897–12 August 1986 (Age 89)
Glenora, Tasmania, Australia

The Life of Walter Robert

When Walter Robert Dann was born on 7 March 1897, in Glenora, Tasmania, Australia, his father, George Dann, was 28 and his mother, Annie Amelia Dixon, was 26. He married Lily May Betts on 15 June 1921, in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 12 August 1986, in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, at the age of 89, and was buried in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Walter Robert Dann
1897–1986
Lily May Betts
1897–1963
Marriage: 15 June 1921
Russell Kenneth Dann
1922–2001
Doreen Margaret Dann
1928–2014
Lynette Dann
1940–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 June 1921
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
children

(3)

    Russell Kenneth Dann

    Male1922–2001Male

    Doreen Margaret Dann

    Female1928–2014Female

    Lynette Dann

    Female1940–1940Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1895–1972Male

    Male1897–1986Male

    Clement Lyall Dann

    Male1898–Male

    Beatrice Emma Recamia Dann

    Female1901–Female

    Jessie Gwendoline Dann

    Female1903–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1901

Age 4

First Federal election.
1901

Age 4

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1921

Age 24

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a woodland pasture, from Middle English denn ‘woodland pasture, especially for swine’ (Old English denn, dænn).2 Scottish: from a short form of the personal name Daniel .3 German and French (Alsace): topographic name for someone who lived by a pine tree, from Old High German tanna ‘pine tree’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Robert Dann, "Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001"
  • Walter Robert Dann, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Walter Robert Dann, "Find A Grave Index"

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