Dorothy Carolyn Anderson

1924–2001 (Age 77)
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States

The Life of Dorothy Carolyn

When Dorothy Carolyn Anderson was born on 15 March 1924, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, her father, Walter Wilson Anderson, was 26 and her mother, Edith Elizabeth Bonheimer, was 20. She married Frederick Robert Kahn in 1944. She lived in Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 April 2001, in Brandon, Hillsborough, Florida, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Brandon, Hillsborough, Florida, United States.

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Dorothy Carolyn Anderson
Frederick Robert Kahn
Marriage: 1944

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II

Age 17

Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 21

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Anderson in household of Edith Anderson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy Anderson in household of Walter Anderson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorothy Carolyn Anderson Mckibbin, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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