Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris (1917 - 1981)

Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris
1917 - 1981
updated March 26, 2019
Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris was born on August 21, 1917. She was born into the Dolan family and married into the Morris family. She was born to Lola Bell (Fleshman) Dolan and Lee Elmer Dolan, with siblings Fairy, Edith, Elizabeth, Austin, Perry, and Mildred. Della married George Graham Morris on December 24, 1936 in Independence, Missouri and Della died in November 1981. She died in November 1981 at 64 years of age. We know that Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris had been residing in Independence, Jackson County, Missouri 64050.
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Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris
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Della
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Elaine
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Dolan
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Morris, Dolan
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Independence, Jackson County, Missouri 64050
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Mt Washington Cemetery, 614 S Brookside Ave, in Independence, Jackson County, Missouri United States 64053
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Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris Family Tree

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Parents:

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Feb 27, 1887 - Jun 9, 1981
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Oct 5, 1882 - Apr 22, 1962

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Feb 22, 1910 - Oct 3, 1991
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Aug 3, 1912 - Nov 12, 1977
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Jan 28, 1908 - May 1977
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Feb 11, 1915 - Mar 7, 1978
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Feb 4, 1926 - Apr 18, 1963
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Jun 7, 1920 - Jun 29, 2003

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Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris & George Graham Morris

December 24, 1936 - November 1981
Cause of Separation: Death
Independence, Jackson County, Missouri, United States
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Sep 21, 1912 - June 1982

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Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris died in November 1981 at 64 years of age. She was buried in Mt Washington Cemetery, Independence, Missouri. She was born on August 21, 1917. She was born to Lola Bell (Fleshman) Dolan and Lee Elmer Dolan, with siblings Fairy, Edith, Elizabeth, Austin, Perry, and Mildred. Della married George Graham Morris on December 24, 1936 in Independence, Missouri and Della died in November 1981.
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In 1917, in the year that Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris was born, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1920, by the time she was just 3 years old, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1952, when she was 35 years old, on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1970, at the age of 53 years old, Della was alive when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1981, in the year of Della Elaine (Dolan) Morris's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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