Dewey Burton Owsley

22 January 1899–7 May 1989 (Age 90)
Cross Timbers, Hickory, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Dewey Burton

When Dewey Burton Owsley was born on 22 January 1899, in Cross Timbers, Hickory, Missouri, United States, his father, William Burton Owsley, was 50 and his mother, Mary Alice Moore, was 33. He married Ruby M. Clayton on 21 September 1921, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 7 May 1989, in Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Cross Timbers, Hickory, Missouri, United States.

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Dewey Burton Owsley
Ruby M. Clayton
Marriage: 21 September 1921
Elouise Owsley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 September 1921Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1904 · The World's Fair of 1904
    Age 5
    St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
    Age 24
    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant spelling of Ousley .

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Dewey Owsley, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Dewey Owsley, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Dewey B Owsley in household of William B Owsley, "United States Census, 1900"

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