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Dorothy Brower Barkley
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1882
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1947
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Wife of Kentucky's senior United States senator Alben Barkley. She helped her husband conduct a successful campaign for his first public office, that of McCracken county attorney. Following his election to Congress as First District representatve in 1913, she went with him to Washington, and much of her time was spent there until 1936. Mrs. Barkley was active in several organizations of Paducah, including the Garden CLub and the Daughters of the American Revolution, and was a member of the First Christian church. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Rudolph Brower (1851 - 1930)
  Laura Matilda Thomas Brower (1857 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Alben William Barkley (1877 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  David Murrell Barkley (1906 - 1983)*
  Marian Barkley Truitt (1908 - 1996)*
  Laura Louise Barkley MacArthur (1911 - 1987)*
 
 Sibling:
  Karl Brower (1881 - 1900)*
  Dorothy Brower Barkley (1882 - 1947)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Kenton Cemetery
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Laurie
Record added: Jun 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14586645
Dorothy <i>Brower</i> Barkley
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Dorothy <i>Brower</i> Barkley
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Dorothy <i>Brower</i> Barkley
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