Dora A Ballou

3 October 1882–11 February 1969 (Age 86)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Dora A

When Dora A Ballou was born on 3 October 1882, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas Ballou, was 28 and her mother, Mary Ann E Buckner, was 24. She married John Alexander Bryant on 18 December 1901, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Magisterial District 1, McCreary, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 11 February 1969, in Whitley City, McCreary, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Greenwood, McCreary, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Alexander Bryant
Dora A Ballou
Marriage: 18 December 1901
Thelma Bryant
Holys Bryant
Helen Bryant
Aleyne Bryant
Edward Bryant
Mary A Bryant

Spouse and Children

18 December 1901
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States




    Helen Bryant


    Aleyne Bryant


    Edward Bryant


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Ann E Buckner




+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 10

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 French: of uncertain origin; possibly related to Bal .2 Possibly a variant spelling of Bellew .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dora Bryant in household of John A Bryant, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dora Bryant in household of John A Bryant, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Daria Bryant in household of John Bryant, "United States Census, 1920"

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