Eunice Roberta Dobbs

12 September 1934–28 June 2011 (Age 76)
Lyerly, Chattooga, Georgia, United States

The Life of Eunice Roberta

When Eunice Roberta Dobbs was born on 12 September 1934, in Lyerly, Chattooga, Georgia, United States, her father, Robert Joel Dobbs, was 37 and her mother, Eunis Eula Fowler, was 29. She died on 28 June 2011, in Fort Payne, DeKalb, Alabama, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Dog Town, DeKalb, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Joel Dobbs
Eunis Eula Fowler
Edna Rae Dobbs
Robert Van Dobbs
Eunice Roberta Dobbs

Parents and Siblings


    Eunis Eula Fowler




    Edna Rae Dobbs


    Robert Van Dobbs



World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 1

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.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen

Age 7

The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 21

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic meaning ‘son of Robert’, common in central England ( see Dobb ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Roberta Dobbs in household of Robert J Dobbs, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eunice Roberta Dobbs, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Roberta Dobbs, "Find A Grave Index"

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