Sidney James Dobson

3 December 1915–11 September 1986 (Age 70)
Nunica, Ottawa, Michigan, United States

The Life of Sidney James

Sidney James Dobson was born on 3 December 1915 as the son of James E. Dobson. He had at least 2 sons with Lucy May Rose. He lived in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Crockery Township, Ottawa, Michigan, United States in 1930. He died on 11 September 1986, at the age of 70, and was buried in Nunica, Ottawa, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney James Dobson
Lucy May Rose
Sidney James Dobson Jr
Tracy Jay Dobson

Spouse and Children



    Sidney James Dobson Jr


    Tracy Jay Dobson


Parents and Siblings

    James E. Dobson




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.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

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

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Dobbe . This is also established in Ireland, notably County Leitrim.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sidney Dobson in household of James E Dobson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Sidney J Dobson in household of James E Dobson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sidney in entry for Ivy Dudley Dobson, "Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006"

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