Thelma Joan Dobbins

31 July 1923–12 April 2010 (Age 86)
Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States

The Life of Thelma Joan

When Thelma Joan Dobbins was born on 31 July 1923, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, her father, Asa John Dobbins, was 40 and her mother, Ruby Allred Merkley, was 21. She married George Leroy Pritchett on 14 March 1942, in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States. She lived in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1930 and Election District 2, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1940. She died on 12 April 2010, at the age of 86, and was buried in Layton, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Leroy Pritchett
1921–2011
Thelma Joan Dobbins
1923–2010
Marriage: 14 March 1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 March 1942
Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Male1883–1971Male

    Ruby Allred Merkley

    Female1901–1996Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Dedicated

Age 4

The dedication of the Latter-day Saint Mesa Arizona Temple took place on October 23, 1927. The temple was dedicated by Heber J. Grant.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic meaning ‘son of Robin’ ( see Dobbin ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thelma Joan Pritchett in household of George Terry Pritchett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Thelma Dobbins in household of Asa John Dobbins, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Thelma Joan Pritchett in household of George Leroy Pritchett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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