Dorothy T. Waid

27 June 1906–27 July 1976 (Age 70)
Linesville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Dorothy T.

When Dorothy T. Waid was born on 27 June 1906, in Linesville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Burtin A Waid, was 25 and her mother, Hazel Howard, was 20. She married Melvin Thayer Patton about 1927. She lived in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Conneaut Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 27 July 1976, in Espyville, North Shenango Township, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Linesville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Melvin Thayer Patton
Dorothy T. Waid
Marriage: about 1927

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    Melvin Thayer Patton



about 1927

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World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 2

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

German:1. variant of Weide . 2. from Middle High German weit ‘woad’, a plant which yields a blue dye.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Wade in household of Bert Wade, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorothy A Manning in household of Bert A Waid, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorthy I Waid in household of Bert A Waid, "United States Census, 1910"

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