Dorothy Beatrice Anderson

1909–1998 (Age 89)
Lake Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Dorothy Beatrice

When Dorothy Beatrice Anderson was born on 8 March 1909, in Lake Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Grover Miller Anderson, was 24 and her mother, Carolyn Amelia Hoover, was 21. She married William Edward Wright on 22 February 1939, in Palm Beach, Florida, United States. She lived in Lake, Harveys Lake, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 28 October 1998, at the age of 89, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Brielle, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States.

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Dorothy Beatrice Anderson
William Edward Wright
Marriage: 22 February 1939

Spouse & Children

22 February 1939
Palm Beach, Florida, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Female1909–1998Female

  • Charlotte A Anderson


  • Grover Woodrow Anderson


World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.

Age 24

"New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the ""New Deal"". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933."

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (3)

  • Dorotha B Anderson in household of Grover J Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorotha B Anderson in household of Grover J Anderson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Pennsylvania, Birth Certificates, 1906-1911 for Dorothy Beatrice Anderson

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