Dora Hazel Dawson

15 September 1929–16 October 2018 (Age 89)
Rossland, Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia, Canada

The Life Summary of Dora Hazel

When Dora Hazel Dawson was born on 15 September 1929, in Rossland, Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia, Canada, her father, Norman Dawson, was 27 and her mother, Ellen (Nellie) May Birce, was 25. She died on 16 October 2018, in her hometown, at the age of 89, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Radford, Virginia, United States.

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Joseph Gerald Flanagan
Dora Hazel Dawson

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World Events (8)

Age 2
The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington
Age 12
The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins
Age 26
The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Daw 1.

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

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  • Dora Hazel Dawson in entry for Joseph Gerald Flanagan, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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