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Susan Harriet Dimmitt Dorr
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1829
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 10, 1910
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Harriet Dimmitt married Samuel Dorr on March 25, 1849, in Wapello County, Iowa.

Obituary from "Ottumwa Courier":

Mrs. Harriat[sic] Dimmitt Dorr, was born at Lafayette, Ind., Oct. 1, 1829 and died at the home of her son W.A. Dorr, 337 West Woodland Avenue, Ottumwa, Iowa, November 10, 1910. The deceased came to Iowa in the year of 1845, and since that time had made her home in Wapello County. In early womanhood she was united in marriage to Samuel Dorr. To this union there were born seven children. One child died in infancy. Miss Lizzie died several years ago and the death of O.E. Dorr occured seven weeks ago. The four surviving children are Mrs. G.P. Kitterman of Ottumwa, Mrs. G.W. Giltner of Batavia, Mrs. Mary Handy of Arkansas City, Kansas, and W.A. Door[sic] of this city.

Mrs. Door[sic] had made her home with her son O.E. Dorr for the last fifteen years and since his death, she has been at the home of her son W.A. Dorr. The deceased has been well for a woman of her age. Her last sickness was only for the brief period of one week. She had reached the advanced age of eighty-one years, when she was called from labor to reward. There is left to mourn her loss the four children, fifteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

The funeral services were conducted Rev. John W. Pool, pastor of the Main Street M.E. Church. Appropriate selections were beautifully rendered by a quartet consisting of E.H. Mather, H.V. Henness, Mrs. A.W. Slaught and Mrs. John W. Hughes. The body was laid to rest in the Round Point Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Dimmitt (1786 - 1855)
  Susannah Elliott Dimmitt (1789 - 1857)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Dorr (1820 - 1894)*
 
 Children:
  Jennie Dorr Kitterman (1850 - 1930)*
  Susanna Dorr Giltner (1851 - 1929)*
  William A Dorr (1855 - 1939)*
  Infant Dorr (1857 - 1857)*
  Oliver E Dorr (1862 - 1910)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alice Dimmitt Weaver (1810 - 1884)*
  Jacob Indiana Dimmitt (1812 - 1848)*
  Robert Dimmitt (1814 - 1863)*
  Hewston Dimmitt (1818 - 1857)*
  William Madison Dimmitt (1822 - 1904)*
  Rachel Dimmitt Hoover (1825 - 1890)*
  Beniah Dimmitt (1825 - 1875)*
  Amanda Dimmitt Rickett (1827 - 1905)*
  Susan Harriet Dimmitt Dorr (1829 - 1910)
  Syrene Eugene Dimmitt (1832 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Round Point Cemetery
Agency
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: djtruitt
Originally Created by: Cari Dale
Record added: Jul 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28204001
Susan Harriet <i>Dimmitt</i> Dorr
Added by: Cari Dale
 
Susan Harriet <i>Dimmitt</i> Dorr
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THINKING OF YOU. BARB MCINTOSH-STOTT
- Barbara Stott
 Added: Jan. 31, 2014
 
 
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