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 Dorothy Christina <I>Hand</I> Dymond

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Dorothy Christina Hand Dymond

  • Birth 19 Jul 1911 Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 12 Feb 2000 Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Dunmore, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 16516804

She was the daughter of Floyd Bethuel Hand and Anna Miller. She married LTC Robert Herschel Dymond on March 26, 1971 in Clarks Summit, PA, USA.

Dorothy was an avid genealogist, and wrote the book "Genealogy of the HAND Family and Related Families" which was published by the Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, MD. The book is currently out of print, but book is registered in the Library of Congress Catalogue, Card Number 81-86111. The photos included on this website of the Hand family are lifted from that book. (Mea Culpa!)

Obituary from The Tribune, Scranton, PA, Thursday, February 24, 2000:

February 12, 2000

Dorothy Hand Dymond, Medford Mass, formerly of Clarks Summit, died Saturday, Feb. 12, at home after an illness. She was the widow of the late Robert Dymond.
Born in Clarks Summit, she was a graduate of Syracuse University and received a master's degree from Columbia University. She was a former mathematics teacher at Abington Heights High School.
She is survived by a brother, Dr. Robert F. Hand, Medford.
Funeral services were held in the Dunmore Cemetery, Dunmore.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Abington Community Library, Clarks Summit, 18411.
Arrangements by the Cincotti Funeral Home, 421 High St., Medford.

Capt Ralph William Hand
Dr Robert Floyd Hand

NOTE: My 2nd cousin, twice removed.

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  • Created by: Sean Paul Murphy
  • Added: 6 Nov 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16516804
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Christina Hand Dymond (19 Jul 1911–12 Feb 2000), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16516804, citing Dunmore Cemetery, Dunmore, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Sean Paul Murphy (contributor 46824373) .