Dorothy Fay Whisenhunt

3 August 1913–7 January 1995 (Age 81)
Texas, United States

The Life of Dorothy Fay

When Dorothy Fay Whisenhunt was born on 3 August 1913, in Texas, United States, her father, Joseph Add Whisenhunt, was 31 and her mother, Sarah "Sadie" Green, was 26. She had at least 2 sons with James Rubert Alexander. She died on 7 January 1995, in her hometown, at the age of 81.

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James Rubert Alexander
Dorothy Fay Whisenhunt
Gerald Wayne Alexander II
Benny Alexander

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    Gerald Wayne Alexander II


    Benny Alexander


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World Events (8)

1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 1

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
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.
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

Variant of Whisenant .

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

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