James Edward Dougherty

James Edward Dougherty

Birth
Torrance, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 15 Aug 2005 (aged 84)
San Rafael, Marin County, California, USA
Burial Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, USA
Plot Section 1, Lot 989
Memorial ID 11564405 · View Source
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First husband of Marilyn Monroe. They married on June 19, 1942. He was in the Merchant Marine, and was sent to the South Pacific in 1944. They were divorced in June of 1946. He later worked for the Los Angeles Police Department for 25 years. When he retired in 1974 he moved to Phoenix, Arizona. He later lived in Maine where he taught at the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. He was married three times. He had three children with his second wife. He was married to his third wife for 32 years. She died in 2003. He died of complications from Leukemia.


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"LAMBERT //
1901 EDGAR L. LAMBERT 1993 //
HIS WIFE /
1903 LAURA A. MERCIER 1998 //
DAUGHTER /
1925 RITA L. DOUGHERTY 2003 //
RITA'S HUSBAND /
1921 JAMES E. DOUGHERTY 2005"


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  • Added: 19 Aug 2005
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Edward Dougherty (12 Apr 1921–15 Aug 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11564405, citing Saint Peter's Cemetery, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by GraveGirl (contributor 46497533) .