Dora Sallie Peters

1910–2008 (Age 98)
Russell, Virginia, United States

The Life of Dora Sallie

When Dora Sallie Peters was born about 1910, in Russell, Virginia, United States, her father, Austin Greely Peters, was 39 and her mother, Ella Mae Gose, was 38. She lived in Castlewood, Russell, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died before 2008, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

Austin Greely Peters
1871–1961
Ella Mae Gose
1872–1940
Nathaniel Gose Peters
1899–1982
William Peters
1905–1995
Dora Sallie Peters
1910–2008
Otis Rhea Peters
1900–1982
Regina Saboy Peters
1902–1936
Opal Gerome Peters
1907–1976
Ella Mae Peters
1912–1984

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 0

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.
1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

Age 7

Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 27

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Peter .2 Irish: Anglicized form (translation) of Gaelic Mac Pheadair ‘son of Peter ’.3 Americanized form of cognate surnames in other languages, for example Dutch and North German Pieters.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Dora Peters in household of Austin G Peters, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sallie Peters in household of Austin Peters, "United States Census, 1910"

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