Dorothy Ione Warren

29 April 1918–19 December 1987 (Age 69)
Oriska, Barnes, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Dorothy Ione

When Dorothy Ione Warren was born on 29 April 1918, in Oriska, Barnes, North Dakota, United States, her father, Gilbert Stow Warren, was 39 and her mother, Fannie Martha Clappison, was 32. She married Kenneth William Overkamp on 13 March 1937, in Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States. She lived in Mower, Minnesota, United States in 1935 and Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States in 1940. She died on 19 December 1987, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 69.

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Kenneth William Overkamp
Dorothy Ione Warren
Marriage: 13 March 1937

Spouse and Children

13 March 1937
Waterloo, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1931 · The Prehistoric Minnesota Woman

Age 13

The Minnesota Woman was the name given to the skeletal remains of a woman thought to be 8,000 years old found near Pelican Rapids. The bones were brought to the University of Minnesota for more study. Later, Dr. Albert Jenks identified them as the bones of a 15 or 16 year old woman. Scientists now recognize the girl as someone whose ancestors were Paleo-Indian and now her skeletal remains have been reburied in South Dakota, not available for further study.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from La Varrenne in Seine-Maritime, France, named with a Gaulish element probably descriptive of alluvial land or sandy soil.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a game park, or an occupational name for someone employed in one, from Anglo-Norman French warrene or Middle English wareine ‘warren’, ‘piece of land for breeding game’.3 Irish: adopted as an Englsih form of Gaelic Ó Murnáin ( see Murnane , Warner ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Overkamp in household of Kenneth Overkamp, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy Overkamp in household of Kenneth Overkamp, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy I Warren in household of Gilbert S Warren, "United States Census, 1930"

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