Dorothy Luella Tevis

1898–1974 (Age 76)
Connersville, Fayette, Indiana, United States

The Life of Dorothy Luella

When Dorothy Luella Tevis was born on 9 April 1898, in Connersville, Fayette, Indiana, United States, her father, Virgil W. Tevis, was 42 and her mother, Llewellyn Bottles, was 26. She married Harry Lee Sunderland on 23 August 1920, in Morgan, Indiana, United States. She lived in Center Township, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1900. She died on 22 July 1974, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 76.

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Dorothy Luella Tevis
Harry Lee Sunderland
Marriage: 23 August 1920

Spouse & Children

23 August 1920
Morgan, Indiana, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Virgil W. Tevis


  • Female1871–1960Female



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment

Age 9

The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 20

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Tevis in household of Virgil Tevis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Dorothy Teris in household of Virgil W Teris, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dorothy L Tevis in household of Virgil W Tevis, "United States Census, 1920"

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