Gladys Eliza Dowdle

11 January 1916–16 August 2003 (Age 87)
Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Gladys Eliza

When Gladys Eliza Dowdle was born on 11 January 1916, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, her father, Robert Hazen Dowdle, was 27 and her mother, Lydia Bell Chapman, was 28. She married Russell Thompson Bateman on 4 April 1940, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She immigrated to Port Huron, St. Clair, Michigan, United States in 1938 and lived in World for about 5 years and Rigby Election Precinct 3, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 16 August 2003, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Russell Thompson Bateman
1920–1991
Gladys Eliza Dowdle
1916–2003
Marriage: 4 April 1940
Marie Bateman
1941–2002
Russell Merlin Bateman
1948–2013

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 April 1940Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1917
    Age 1
    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
    1917 · The Carnegie Library
    Age 1
    The Carnegie Library in Preston was completed in 1917 with a $10,000 grant funded by Andrew Carnegie. The Carnegie Library housed the city offices on the lower floor.
    1941
    Age 25
    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Dowdell .Altered form of German Daudl, Dautel, which derived from a short form of the ancient Germanic personal name Theudulf, composed of the elements theod ‘people, race’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Dowdell

    Sources (35)

    • Gladys E Dowdle in household of Robert Hazen Dowdle, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Miss Gladys Eliza Dowdle, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Gladys E Dowdle in household of Robert Hazen Dowdle, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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