Berthenia Dawson (1901 - 1977)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Berthenia Dawson’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Berthenia so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Berthenia’s biography.

Berthenia Dawson Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Berthenia Dawson and their immediate Dawson family. Add to Berthenia Dawson's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Berthenia.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Berthenia Dawson? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Seattle, King County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Berthenia finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Berthenia attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Berthenia did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Berthenia Dawson is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Berthenia's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Berthenia's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Berthenia a religious person? Add Berthenia’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Berthenia during various points of their life.

Timeline

1901 - In the year that Berthenia Dawson was born, the first Nobel Prizes were awarded. Chemist and engineer Alfred Nobel, who died in 1896, had provided in his will for prizes in physics, chemistry, and physiology or medicine, who have produced the most distinguished literary work of an idealist tendency, and who have contributed the most toward world peace. The winners in 1901 were: Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen for physics, Jacobus Henricus van't Hoff for chemistry, Emil Adolf von Behring for physiology or medicine, Sully Prudhomme for literature, and Jean Henry Dunant and Frédéric Passy for peace.

1926 - Berthenia was 25 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1927 - When this person was 26 years old, aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

1936 - By the time this person was 35 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1977 - In the year of Berthenia Dawson's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

Berthenia Dawson Family Tree

Who was Berthenia’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Berthenia’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Berthenia's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Berthenia Dawson
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Berthenia's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Berthenia Dawson is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Berthenia Dawson passed away in September 1977 at 76 years old. No cause of death has been listed. Berthenia was born on June 21, 1901. There is no information about Berthenia's family or relationships. We know that Berthenia Dawson had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Berthenia Dawson? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Berthenia is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Berthenia Dawson

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources