Dorothy M Therit

1925–2010 (Age 85)
Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Dorothy M

When Dorothy M Therit was born on 14 May 1925, in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Edward Monroe Therit, was 36 and her mother, Nettie Rebecca Shanabruck, was 33. She died on 11 October 2010, in Spring Grove, York, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Codorus Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dorothy M Therit
Melvin Earl Rice

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1888–1963Male

  • Nettie Rebecca Shanabruck




  • Ruth A Therit


  • Blanch C Therit


  • Junior Edward Therit


  • Catharine N Therit


  • Female1925–2010Female

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World Events (8)


Age 2

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

Age 4

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 23

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Dorothy M Theriet in household of Edward M Therit, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorothy M Therit in household of Edward M Therit, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy Rice in entry for Helen May Warner, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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