Dorothy Eulah LeFever

15 April 1910–2004
Oblong, Crawford, Illinois, United States

The Life of Dorothy Eulah

When Dorothy Eulah LeFever was born on 15 April 1910, in Oblong, Crawford, Illinois, United States, her father, John Abraham LeFever, was 41 and her mother, Mary Catherine Gray, was 42. She married Harold Randolph Finney on 25 November 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Oblong, Oblong Township, Crawford, Illinois Territory, United States in 1940. She was buried in Oblong Cemetery, Oblong Township, Crawford, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold Randolph Finney
Dorothy Eulah LeFever
Marriage: 25 November 1928
Paul Duane Finney

Spouse and Children

25 November 1928


Parents and Siblings

    John Abraham LeFever






    Verna Lefever


    Mabel Florence Lefever


    Guy Lefever



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · Women get the right to vote in Illinois

Age 3

Grace Wilbur Trout was elected president of the Chicago Political Equality League and started her presidency by making sure that each senate district was supporting suffrage for women. A few months later, the bill was up for voting in the state. Trout and her team went as far as to get male voters from their homes. The bill passed giving Women the right to vote for President of the Nation and all local offices not in the Illinois Constitution.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

1 New England and Canadian form of Lefevre .2 English form of Lefevre , transmitted through Anglo-Norman French.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Yannchon Lefever in household of John A Lefever, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eula Lefever in household of John A Lefever, "United States Census, 1920"
  • D Eulah Finney in household of Harold R Finney, "United States Census, 1930"

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