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HELP! Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Dorothy Bell  ROBINSON

  (b. 14 May 1896 Bakersfield, California, USA   d. 7 October 1978 Costa Mesa, Orange, California, USA )  
Age: 82
Cause of Death: stroke

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Dorothy Bell ROBINSON was born 14 May 1896 in Bakersfield, California, USA

Dorothy Bell ROBINSON was the child of Alonzo Burnham ROBINSON   and   Mary Jane RECTOR and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Franklin Doughton ROBINSON and Orpha HACKLER (maternal)  Benjamin (Bartley) Franklin RECTOR and James Ann CROW

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Dorothy Bell  married  Leo Francis BOWLER 20 May 1916 in Bakersfield, California, USA .  The couple had (at least) 2 children. Leo Francis BOWLER  was born 21 June 1890 in Denver, Colorado, USA.  Leo Francis died 14 June 1949 in San Bernadino, California, USA.  Leo Francis was the child of Michael John BOWLER and Katherine Ann STREKER.

Dorothy Bell ROBINSON died 7 October 1978 in Costa Mesa, Orange, California, USA.

Occupation: Homemaker

Details of the family tree of Dorothy appear below.

Did You Know?America - Did you know? March 3, 1931 - The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Dorothy Bell ROBINSON


Dorothy Bell ROBINSON married Grave has been locatedflag photo of Leo Francis BOWLER  Leo Francis BOWLER-- Date: 20 May 1916 Place: Bakersfield, California, USA
Leo Francis BOWLER was the child of Michael John BOWLER and Katherine Ann STREKER

Children of Leo Francis BOWLER and Dorothy Bell ROBINSON:

flag male ancestor Leo BOWLER (b.1/8/1925, Whittier, California, USA  d. 3/15/1984, San Diego, California, USA)

flag male ancestor Leonard Paul BOWLER (b.20 March 1928, Los Angeles, California, USA  d. 4 July 1999, Costa Mesa, Orange, California, USA)
m. Phylis Agnese CANTWELL 16 May 1951 in San Bernadino, California, USA

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14 May 1896
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News1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War

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NewsWilliam McKinley, the 25th president of the United States, was shot on the grounds of the Pan-American Exposition in the Temple of Music in Buffalo, New York, on September 6, 1901, six months into his second term. He was shaking hands with the public when an anarchist, Leon Czolgosz, shot him twice in the abdomen. (wikipedia)
News1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal
Invention 1906 - August 22 – The first Victor Victrola, a phonographic record player, was manufactured, revolutionizing the way people listened to music at home.
Invention In 1906, Reginald Fessenden made the first AM radio broadcast on December 24th. This event marked a significant advancement in radio technology, paving the way for the modern broadcasting industry.

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Beale Memorial Library, 1907

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marriage1916 Marriage / Partner
Dorothy Bell ROBINSON and Leo Francis BOWLER 20 May 1916, Bakersfield, California, USA
News1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship
1925 Birth of Child
Leo BOWLER was born 1/8/1925, Whittier, California, USA
Invention 1927 - The aerosol can is invented (Erik Rotheim, Norway)
1928 Birth of Child
Leonard Paul BOWLER was born 20 March 1928, Los Angeles, California, USA
News1929 - October 29 - Black Tuesday - Stock market crash - The Great Depression Begins - It lasted until 1941 (WW2)
News1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem
Invention 1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)
Invention 1935 - The snowmobile was invented by Joseph Bombardier (Quebec, Canada)
Invention 1940 - April - 1st electron microscope demonstrated (RCA), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
News1941 - December 8 - (the day after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor) United States declares war on Japan (WW2)
Invention The microwave oven was invented accidentally in 1945 by Percy Spencer, a Raytheon engineer. While testing a magnetron, he noticed microwaves melted a candy bar in his pocket. Experimenting further, he discovered microwaves could cook food quickly. Raytheon patented the process, and by 1947, they built the first commercial microwave oven, called the 'Radarange.' Initially used in commercial settings, microwaves became affordable for home use by the 1960s and 1970s, revolutionizing cooking.
News1945 - On September 2, 1945, World War II officially ended with the formal surrender of Japan. The surrender ceremony took place aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, where Japanese officials signed the Instrument of Surrender in the presence of Allied representatives, including General Douglas MacArthur and Admiral Chester Nimitz.
1949 Death of Spouse/Partner
Leo Francis BOWLER died 14 June 1949, San Bernadino, California, USA
News1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea
News1953 - On July 27, 1953, the Korean War ended with the signing of an armistice agreement at Panmunjom. This ceasefire halted the conflict between North Korea, supported by China and the Soviet Union, and South Korea, backed by United Nations forces primarily from the United States. The agreement established the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) near the 38th parallel, effectively maintaining the pre-war boundary and creating a buffer zone between the two Koreas.
News1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon
News1962 - The Cuban Missile Crisis was a tense 13-day standoff in October 1962 between the United States and the Soviet Union over the installation of Soviet nuclear missiles in Cuba, just 90 miles from the U.S. coast. The crisis is considered the closest the Cold War came to escalating into a full-scale nuclear war. It began when American spy planes discovered the missiles, leading to a U.S. naval blockade of Cuba and intense negotiations. The crisis ended when Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev agreed to remove the missiles in exchange for the U.S. promising not to invade Cuba and secretly agreeing to remove American missiles from Turkey.
News 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.
NewsIn 1963, on November 22, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, while riding in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza. The assassination shocked the nation and the world, leading to widespread mourning and a period of intense national introspection. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the 36th President of the United States shortly after Kennedy's death. The assassination sparked numerous conspiracy theories and investigations, with the Warren Commission ultimately concluding that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the assassination. Kennedy's death had a profound impact on American politics and society, marking the end of an era often referred to as 'Camelot.'
NewsJune 17, 1972 – August 9, 1974 - Watergate Scandal began with the break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., in 1972. Members of President Richard Nixon's administration attempted to cover up their involvement. The scandal led to the discovery of multiple abuses of power by the Nixon administration, the resignation of President Nixon in 1974, and the indictment of several administration officials.
News1973 - January 22 - Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 and Doe v. Bolton, 410 U.S. 179: The U.S. Supreme Court declares that the Constitution protects women’s right to terminate an early pregnancy, thus making abortion legal in the U.S.
News1973 - March 29 - The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam
Invention The cell phone was invented by Martin Cooper of Motorola. On April 3, 1973, he made the first handheld mobile phone call with the Motorola DynaTAC. This device weighed 2.5 pounds and was 10 inches long, offering 30 minutes of talk time and requiring 10 hours to charge. The first commercial cell phone was released in 1983, revolutionizing communication and leading to the modern smartphones we use today.
Name: Dorothy Bowler
SSN: 570-28-6321
Last Residence:
92704 Santa Ana, Orange, California, USA
BORN: 14 May 1896
Last Benefit: 92627, Costa Mesa, Orange, California, United States of America
Died: Oct 1978
State (Year) SSN issued: California (Before 1951)
Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.
Dorothy Bell ROBINSON - Grave
Mountain View Cemetery San Bernardino San Bernardino County California, USA

Dorothy is buried at: Mountain View Cemetery San Bernardino San Bernardino County California, USA
Added: 8/30/2016 12:05:18 PM - Updated: 9/3/2021 8:57:05 AM

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