Dorothy Gayle Flanary

26 February 1924–21 June 2007 (Age 83)
Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Dorothy Gayle

When Dorothy Gayle Flanary was born on 26 February 1924, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas Neale Flanary, was 46 and her mother, Nellie Blanche Cox, was 39. She married Charles Joseph Ensminger on 19 June 1948, in Davidson, Tennessee, United States. She died on 21 June 2007, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States.

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Charles Joseph Ensminger
Dorothy Gayle Flanary
Marriage: 19 June 1948

Spouse and Children

19 June 1948
Davidson, Tennessee, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Mary Thomas Flanary


    Helen Flannery


    Jane Adlyn Flannery



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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.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 7

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Flannery .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Flanary in household of Thomas N Flanary, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy G Flanary in household of Thomas N Flanary, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorothy Gale Flanary, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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