Dorothy Louise Stallings

2 August 1922–2 May 2002 (Age 79)
Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Dorothy Louise

When Dorothy Louise Stallings was born on 2 August 1922, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Harvey Andrew Stallings, was 35 and her mother, Margaret Novella Smith, was 32. She married James Carrie Roberson on 15 July 1939, in Bryan, Oklahoma, United States. She lived in Durant, Bryan, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Archer, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 2 May 2002, in Clearlake, Lake, California, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Lafayette, Contra Costa, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Carrie Roberson
Dorothy Louise Stallings
Marriage: 15 July 1939

Spouse and Children

15 July 1939
Bryan, Oklahoma, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Tennyson Aubrey Stallings


    Richard Stallings


    Mattie Belle Stallings


    Mattie Belle Stallings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 7

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.
1943 · Oklahoma is Home to Thousands of POW's

Age 21

Oklahoma was home to 22,000 German and Italian prisoners of war. The prisoners were sent to work on farms and ranches to continue the production work as many American men were off at war. 

Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Stalling .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Dorthy L Roberson in household of Jim D Roberson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorthy L Stalling in household of William B Lancaster, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dorothy Stalling, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

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