Doris Elberta Marble

4 May 1906–2 May 1996 (Age 89)
Lincklaen, Chenango, New York, United States

The Life of Doris Elberta

When Doris Elberta Marble was born on 4 May 1906, in Lincklaen, Chenango, New York, United States, her father, Elbert Harvey Marble, was 29 and her mother, Mabel Welch, was 25. She married William Douglas Humphrey in 1925. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Cuyler, Cortland, New York, United States for about 15 years. She died on 2 May 1996, in Cortland, Cortland, New York, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in South Otselic, Otselic, Chenango, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Douglas Humphrey
Doris Elberta Marble
Marriage: 1925
Richard Douglas Humphrey
Doris Eloise Humphrey
Kenneth E Humphrey
Joyce Humphrey
David William Humphrey

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings



    Viola Blanche Marble


    Sadie Mae Marble



    Edith Marble


    Genevieve Eloise Marble


World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 11

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

Age 25

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Southern French (Marblé): probably from a form of the adjective marbré ‘(of) marble’ (from marbre ‘marble’), hence an occupational name for a quarrier or worker in marble.

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

Sources (3)

  • Dorris Marble in household of Sadie Marble, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Doris A Marble in household of Elbert H Marble, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Doris Humphrey in household of Douglass Humphrey, "United States Census, 1940"

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