Dorothy Jean Dye

22 October 1921–9 January 1996 (Age 74)
Baring, Knox, Missouri, United States

The Life of Dorothy Jean

When Dorothy Jean Dye was born on 22 October 1921, in Baring, Knox, Missouri, United States, her father, John Thomas Dye, was 24 and her mother, Flossie Opal Slocum, was 22. She lived in Greensburg, Knox, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Greensburg Township, Knox, Missouri, United States in 1940. In 1941, at the age of 20, her occupation is listed as teacher in Scotland, Missouri, United States. She died on 9 January 1996, in Memphis, Scotland, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Greensburg, Knox, Missouri, United States.

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John Thomas Dye
Flossie Opal Slocum
Alice Josephine Dye
Dorothy Jean Dye
Kenneth Wayne Dye

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 10

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Dennis . In Britain the surname is most common in Norfolk, but frequent also in Yorkshire.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Dorothy Dye in household of John J Dye, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy J Dye in household of John T Dye, "United States Census, 1930"

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