William Dwayne Goodrow

29 August 1913–22 February 1988 (Age 74)
Carthage, Miner, South Dakota, United States

The Life of William Dwayne

When William Dwayne Goodrow was born on 29 August 1913, in Carthage, Miner, South Dakota, United States, his father, Rev. William Walter Goodrow, was 33 and his mother, Tinnie Cornelia Coop, was 31. He married Mildred M. Nelson on 8 June 1940. He died on 22 February 1988, in Steilacoom, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 74.

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William Dwayne Goodrow
Mildred M. Nelson
Marriage: 8 June 1940

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8 June 1940

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 3

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 22

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Gaudreau .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dwayne W Goodrow in household of William W Goodrow, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dwayne in entry for Faith Evelyn Sedro-Woolley Moritz Parr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Dwayne Goodrow in entry for Faith Evelyn Goodrow Moritz Parr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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