Dorothea Elizabeth Beutel

1 June 1913–23 July 2006 (Age 93)
Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Dorothea Elizabeth

When Dorothea Elizabeth Beutel was born on 1 June 1913, in Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States, her father, Bruno Adolph Beutel, was 22 and her mother, Clara Amanda Tank, was 18. She married Donald Glaze Paxton on 21 October 1932, in Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States. She lived in Lake Crystal, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States in 1930 and Oceanside, San Diego, California, United States for about 5 years. She died on 23 July 2006, in Bend, Deschutes, Oregon, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Pilot Butte Cemetery, Deschutes, Oregon, United States.

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Donald Glaze Paxton
Dorothea Elizabeth Beutel
Marriage: 21 October 1932

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21 October 1932
Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States

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World Events (8)

1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Age 1

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 28

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker of bags, from Middle High German biutel ‘bag’, ‘purse’. Compare Beitel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothea Beutel in household of Bruno Beutel, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorothea Paxton in household of Donald G Paxton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs Dorothea E Paxton, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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