Dorothy Mae Coburn

Female12 February 1918–8 December 2006

Brief Life History of Dorothy Mae

When Dorothy Mae Coburn was born on 12 February 1918, in Munday, Knox, Texas, United States, her father, William Bailey Coburn, was 37 and her mother, Sophia Ina Bartlett, was 37. She married George Dewey Hatcher in 1933. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Pueblo de las Juntas, Fresno, California, United States in 1950 and Fresno, California, United States in 2006. She died on 8 December 2006, in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States.

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George Dewey Hatcher
Dorothy Mae Coburn
Marriage: 1933
Larry Dean Hatcher

Sources (13)

  • Dorthy Coburn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dortha Mae Coburn, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Dorothy Hatcher, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    1923 · Oil is Discovered on the Navajo Reservation

    Age 5

    Oil was discovered on the Navajo Reservation in the 1920's. The Navajos did not want to lease any of the land towards the exploration for oil and gas. They were soon made a deal that they would be hired for all unskilled work if they would lease the land and, reluctantly, they gave in. Albert Fall, a Senator from New Mexico and was extremely hostile towards Indian rights.


    Age 23

    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: variant of Cockburn , reflecting the pronunciation.

    Altered form of German Kobern.

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

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