Dora Alice Seever

14 December 1866–24 July 1946 (Age 79)
Rushville, Buchanan, Missouri, United States

The Life of Dora Alice

When Dora Alice Seever was born on 14 December 1866, in Rushville, Buchanan, Missouri, United States, her father, George Washington Seever, was 38 and her mother, Frances Jane Gray, was 42. She married Andrew Baker Foley on 25 December 1884, in Platte, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bloomington Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States in 1870 and Marshall Township, Platte, Missouri, United States for about 40 years. She died on 24 July 1946, in Platte, Missouri, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Platte, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Baker Foley
Dora Alice Seever
Marriage: 25 December 1884
Edna May Foley
Henry F Foley
Andrew Baker Foley Jr
Earl Wesley Foley
Lulaia Foley
Larry D. Foley

Spouse and Children

25 December 1884
Platte, Missouri, United States


    Edna May Foley


    Henry F Foley


    Andrew Baker Foley Jr




+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Seever


    Frances Jane Gray





    Martha L. Seever


    John William Seever


    Charlotte S Seever


    George Monroe Seever


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch:1. variant of Siever . 2. possibly a topographic name for someone living by the Seeve river (near Hamburg).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorah A Sciver in household of George W Sciver, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Dora Lever in household of George Lever, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Dora Foley in household of Earl Foley, "United States Census, 1920"

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