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William Jennings Bryan Dorn
Birth: Apr. 14, 1916
Death: Aug. 13, 2005

U.S. Congressman. Born near Greenwood, South Carolina, he engaged in agricultural pursuits, served in the South Carolina State house of Representatives, (1939-40) and was a member of the South Carolina State Senate, (1941-42). During World War II, he served as a Corporal in the US Army Air Corps in the European Theatre. After the war, he was known for his work on military veterans and civil rights issues. In 1947, he was elected as a Democrat to the Eightieth Congress, serving until 1949, was again elected to the Eighty-second Congress and to the next eleven succeeding Congresses, serving (1951-74). He died at age 89 in Greenwood, South Carolina. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Elbert Dorn (1870 - 1948)
  Pearl Griffith Dorn (1884 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Mildred Johnson Dorn (1925 - 1990)*
 
 Children:
  Olivia Byrd Dorn Kennedy (1953 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Elbert Dorn (1906 - 1979)*
  Lillian Dorn Carter (1907 - 2003)*
  Grace Dorn Cochran (1908 - 2005)*
  Griffith Byrd Dorn (1910 - 2003)*
  George Eldred Dorn (1912 - 2000)*
  William Jennings Bryan Dorn (1916 - 2005)
  Herbert Charlie Dorn (1919 - 2006)*
  Jackson Grady Dorn (1921 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery
Callison
Greenwood County
South Carolina, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Aug 13, 2005
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William Jennings Bryan Dorn
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William Jennings Bryan Dorn
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