Dorothy Faye Ellison

26 February 1926–15 October 2002 (Age 76)
Temple, Bell, Texas, United States

The Life of Dorothy Faye

When Dorothy Faye Ellison was born on 26 February 1926, in Temple, Bell, Texas, United States, her father, James Foster Ellison, was 21 and her mother, Thelma Lee Baird, was 21. She had at least 1 son with Bert Ward Eldredge. She lived in Justice Precinct 5, Bell, Texas, United States for about 5 years. She died on 15 October 2002, in Temple, Bell, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Little River, Bell, Texas, United States.

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Bert Ward Eldredge
Dorothy Faye Ellison
Craig W Eldredge

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 3

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 21

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Dorothy Allison in household of James V Allison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorothy Faye Ellison, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Ellison, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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