Dorothy Lucille Andrews

1919–2010 (Age 91)
Bayard, Morrill, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Dorothy Lucille

When Dorothy Lucille Andrews was born on 1 April 1919, in Bayard, Morrill, Nebraska, United States, her father, Clifford Andrews, was 25 and her mother, Edith Andrews, was 23. She married John Joseph Maher on 8 September 1946, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States. She died on 8 November 2010, in Sierra Vista, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 91.

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Dorothy Lucille Andrews
John Joseph Maher
Marriage: 8 September 1946

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8 September 1946
Seattle, King, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 25

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Andrew . This is the usual southern English patronymic form, also found in Wales; the Scottish and northern English form is Anderson . In North America this name has absorbed numerous cases of the various European cognates and their derivatives. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • United States Obituary Collection
  • Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004

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