Martha Dovie Otwell

15 July 1885–12 January 1971 (Age 85)
Bremond, Robertson, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Dovie

When Martha Dovie Otwell was born on 15 July 1885, in Bremond, Robertson, Texas, United States, her father, William Fletcher Otwell, was 52 and her mother, Rhoda Jane Sheppard, was 25. She lived in Justice Precinct 5, Robertson, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 12 January 1971, in Marlin, Falls, Texas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Nesbitt, Robertson, Texas, United States.

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James Wade Hampton Eaves
Martha Dovie Otwell

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
Age 1
Historical Boundaries: 1886: Robertson, Texas, United States
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
Age 23
Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ottewell, from the Middle English and Old French personal name Otuel, a pet form of Otewi (see Ottaway ). This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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Sources (4)

  • Dovie Eaves in household of James Eaves, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha Dovie Eaves, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Martha Dovie Otwell, "Texas, Births and Christenings, 1840-1981"

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