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Emil "Shorty" Dorfner
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1875
Marysville
Marshall County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1934
Tacoma
Pierce County
Washington, USA

Worked as cigar maker circa 1893 - 1898 Tacoma Washington, then as cigar manufacturer with his brother John in Seattle Washington, company Dorfner Bros.

Eventually in Olnes Alaska, ran saloon and restaurant, also prospected. Known as "Shorty Dorfner" in newspaper articles of that time and area.

World War 1 draft registration 1917, listed as short stature, mother in Tacoma (not his wife as some indexes incorrectly state) listed as contact.

Marital status listed as single through out his life.



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Dorfner (1838 - 1907)
  Catherine A Sipple Dorfner (1847 - 1943)
 
 Siblings:
  George John Dorfner (1867 - 1948)*
  Rosa Dorfner Ducommun (1869 - 1917)*
  William Dorfner (1871 - 1925)*
  John H Dorfner (1873 - 1954)*
  Emil Dorfner (1875 - 1934)
  Rudolph Dorfner (1877 - 1895)*
  Otto Dorfner (1880 - 1882)*
  Walter Scott Dorfner (1884 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tacoma Cemetery
Tacoma
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Plot: section 4, 3F4, space 7
 
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Originally Created by: Bev Dorfner
Record added: Jan 22, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6108207
Emil Shorty Dorfner
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