Dora Della Thompson

1920–1999 (Age 79)
Freeburg, Osage, Missouri, United States

The Life of Dora Della

When Dora Della Thompson was born on 26 January 1920, in Freeburg, Osage, Missouri, United States, her father, Lemuel Green Thompson, was 28 and her mother, Mary Susie Windley, was 27. She married Roy Elmo Sinden on 19 October 1939, in Linn, Osage, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Jackson Township, Osage, Missouri, United States in 1940 and Dixon, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1999. She died on 24 November 1999, in Union Township, Pulaski, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in South Side Cemetery, Jackson Township, Osage, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dora Della Thompson
Roy Elmo Sinden
Marriage: 19 October 1939
Wayne Sinden
Mary Adkins
William Roy Sinden
Dallas Gene Sinden
James Basil (J.B.) Sinden

Spouse & Children

19 October 1939
Linn, Osage, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 11

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Thomas . Thompson is widely distributed throughout Britain, but is most common in northern England and northern Ireland.2 Americanized form of Thomsen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dora Sinden in household of Roy Sinden, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dora Thompson in household of Lemiel G Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dora Sinden, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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