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Dorothy Eliot Watson
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1893
Death: May 25, 1992
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

Summarized from the May 27, 1992 Washington Times
As a child she attended the Hannah Moore Episcopal Academy in Baltimore. She remembered a time when she could ride her horse into downtown Washington.

During World War II she sold more than $1 million in Liberty Bonds for the Treasury Department.

She was a founding member of Tail Waggers, a club for dog owners and showed Russian wolfhounds and horses in local shows. She was also past President of the Humane Society of Washington.

She was the oldest member of the Congressional Country Club and the Potomac Hunt Club.

Her husband, Robert, who died in 1970, was an international lawyer who worked with President Wilson during his administration. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Robert Watson (1886 - 1970)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Stewart, North of Lots 700-705 East, Site 18.
 
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: May 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70334686
Dorothy Eliot Watson
Added by: Loretta Castaldi
 
Dorothy Eliot Watson
Added by: Loretta Castaldi
 
Dorothy Eliot Watson
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