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Doris Vivian (Dewey) Earl (1912 - 1999)

Doris Vivian Earl formerly Dewey
Born in Munith, Jackson, Michigan, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 7 Mar 1936 in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 13 Jun 2019
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Doris was born 11 Dec 1912 in Munith, Michigan. She was the daughter of Arthur Uri Dewey and Edith Gutekunst.[1]

In 1920 she was living in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan.[2] The household included Arthur U Dewey age 48, wife Edith F Dewey age 39 son Raymond S Dewey age 15, daughter Afta M Dewey age 13, daughter Gladys B Dewey age 12, daughter Lola G Dewey age 10, daughter Doris G Dewey age 7, son L Dean Dewey age 5, and daughter Alida E Dewey age 2, all born in Michigan. Arthur was a farmer. His father lived next door.

Russell Earl and Doris V Dewey were married 7 Mar 1936 in Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan.[3]

In 1940 he was living in Munith, Henrietta Township, Jackson, Michigan.[4] The household included Russell J Earl age 31, wife Dorris V Earl age 27 and daughter Shirley A Earl age 3, all born in Michigan. He was a garage foreman for Jackson County. He lived next door to his father and brother John.

She died 7 Oct 1999. [5]

She is buried in Munith Cemetery, Munith, Jackson County, Michigan.[6]

Research Notes

Her father is mentioned in Life of George Dewey, Rear Admiral, U S N , and Dewey family history, North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2016. p. 370. son of Lorenzo Tinker Dewey.


  1. U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2015. Doris Vivian Earl [Doris V Earl] [Doris Vivian Dewey] Gender: Female Race: White Birth Date: 11 Dec 1912 Birth Place: Munith Jacks, Michigan Death Date: 7 Oct 1999 Father: Arthur U Dewey Mother: Edith Gudakunst
  2. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 June 2019), Doris G Dewey in household of Arthur U Dewey, Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, United States; citing ED 47, sheet 2B, line 96, family 51, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 774; FHL microfilm 1,820,774.
  3. Michigan Department of Community Health, Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, MI, USA; Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952; Film: 97; Film Title: 38 Jackson 4600-7909; Film Description: Jackson (1933-1938). Mr Russell J Earl Gender: Male Race: White Age: 26 Birth Year: abt 1910 Birth Place: Michigan License County: Jackson Marriage Date: 7 Mar 1936 Marriage Place: Waterloo, Jackson, Michigan, USA Residence Place: Henrietta Township Father: John Earl Mother: Addie Wansy Spouse: Doris V Dewey County File Number: 103 State File Number: 38 6300. Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2015.
  4. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 16 March 2018), Dorris V Earl in household of Russell J Earl, Munith, Henrietta Township, Jackson, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 38-12, sheet 1A, line 17, family 6, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1767.
  5. "United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 20 May 2014), Doris V Earl, 07 Oct 1999; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  6. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 13 June 2019), memorial page for Doris Vivian Dewey Earl (1912–1999), Find A Grave: Memorial #22659558, citing Munith Cemetery, Munith, Jackson County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Deb Hayes-Wolfe (contributor 46811474) .

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