Dorothy Ruth Warnick

Female10 August 1915–5 January 1999

Brief Life History of Dorothy Ruth

When Dorothy Ruth Warnick was born on 10 August 1915, in Farmersville, Montgomery, Illinois, United States, her father, Harvey Kilburn Warnick, was 27 and her mother, Sophia Jane Hertel, was 25. She married John Oliver Hardy on 23 February 1935, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Mount Auburn, Christian, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Mount Auburn Cemetery, Mount Auburn Township, Christian, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 5 January 1999, in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Mount Auburn, Christian, Illinois, United States.

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John Oliver Hardy
Dorothy Ruth Warnick
Marriage: 23 February 1935
Jack Alan Hardy
Dorothy Joan Hardy

Sources (10)

  • Dorothy Hardy, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Dorothy Ruth Warnick, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Dorothy R Hardy, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 February 1935Indiana, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

    Age 1

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

    1925 · Woman's World's Fair

    Age 10

    The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women

    1937 · The Neutrality Act

    Age 22

    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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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

    Scottish and Irish: variant of Warnock .

    East German: habitational name from a place so named in Brandenburg (now in Poland).

    Germanized or Americanized form of Polish Warnik and Jewish (from Ukraine) Varnik and Varnyk: metonymic occupational name from Polish warnik warnik ‘cooking gear’. The surname Warnik is very rare in Poland.

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

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