Dortha Martha Hamrick

8 May 1900–25 April 1994 (Age 94)
Webster, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Dortha Martha

When Dortha Martha Hamrick was born on 8 May 1900, in Webster, West Virginia, United States, her father, Elihu Hutton Hamrick, was 26 and her mother, Mary Miller, was 23. She had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Forest Tucker Reynolds. She lived in Marlinton, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States in 1930 and Beaver Magisterial District, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 25 April 1994, at the age of 93, and was buried in Marlinton, Pocahontas, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Forest Tucker Reynolds
1881–1970
Dortha Martha Hamrick
1900–1994
Arden M Reynolds
1923–
Harold T Reynolds
Emma Gale Reynolds
1927–1957
Glenn H Reynolds
1930–
William L Reynolds
1933–

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

    Arden M Reynolds

    Male1923–Male

    Emma Gale Reynolds

    Female1927–1957Female

    Glenn H Reynolds

    Male1930–Male

    William L Reynolds

    Male1933–Male

    Harold T Reynolds

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Maggie Lena Walker Opens Bank

Age 1

Maggie Lena Walker was the first African American and woman to open a bank. She opened the St. Luke Penny Savings Bank on August 20, 1901. She encouraged the young people to start saving their pennies in her bank and when they hit a hundred pennies they could start a bank account with the bank.
1927

Age 27

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

Name Meaning

Respelling of German Hämmerich or Hemmerich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dortha Hamrick in household of Ben C Chambers, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dortha Reynolds in household of Forrest Reynolds, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorttia M Reynolds in household of Forest T Reynolds, "United States Census, 1930"

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