Dorsey Keiler (1897 - 1980)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Dorsey Keiler Biography & Family History

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

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Dorsey.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Dorsey did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Dorsey Keiler is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Dorsey's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Dorsey's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Dorsey a religious man? Add Dorsey’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Dorsey during various points of his life.

Timeline

1897 - In the year that Dorsey Keiler was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

1908 - When he was just 11 years old, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

1957 - By the time he was 60 years old, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

1968 - When he was 71 years old, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

1980 - In the year of Dorsey Keiler's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

Dorsey Keiler Family Tree

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

Dorsey's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Dorsey Keiler
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

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

Dorsey Keiler died in February 1980 at age 82. No cause of death has been entered for Dorsey. He was born on December 22, 1897. There is no information about Dorsey's immediate family. We know that Dorsey Keiler had been residing in Florida.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Dorsey Keiler

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources