Dorothy Mildred Reeve

22 September 1915–22 September 2007 (Age 92)
Henry, Codington, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Dorothy Mildred

When Dorothy Mildred Reeve was born on 22 September 1915, in Henry, Codington, South Dakota, United States, her father, Clarence Reeve, was 22 and her mother, Blanche Arkland, was 21. She married Roy C. Greenwood on 5 November 1945. She lived in Graceland Township, Codington, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 September 2007, in Sangamon, Macon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Roy C. Greenwood
1919–2011
Dorothy Mildred Reeve
1915–2007
Marriage: 5 November 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 November 1945
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

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.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 10

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1941

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (most common in East Anglia): from Middle English reeve, an occupational name for a steward or bailiff, the precise character of whose duties varied from place to place and at different periods.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dorthy Reeve in household of Clarence Reeve, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Dorthey M Reeves in household of Clarence Reeves, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorothy Reeve, "South Dakota, Department of Health, Index to Births 1843-1914 and Marriages 1950-2014"

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