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Dorothy 1898 Brockway

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in Concord, NH, USA
Place of Burial: New Hopkinton Cemetery, Hopkinton, NH, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Dr Fred Brockway and Marion Turner
Wife of Harold Osborne
Mother of <private> McLane and <private> Smith
Sister of Marion 1896 Brockway

Managed by: Harrison Victor Baldwin
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About Dorothy 1898 Brockway

Concord Monitor/Concord NH obit:

She was born in New York City in 1898,dau of Dr Fred Brockway and spent summers as a child on grandparents farm on Penacook Rd in Contoocook NH.

Attended St Agatha in NY City and Barnard School after winning the Pulitzer Prize Scholarship, and graduated in 1919. Appointed to Miss Spence's school in 1936.

Received a masters degree at Teachers College of Columbia University in 1933.

Worked for American Telephone & Telegraph in NY,; was headmistress at the Spence School in Maryland from 1936-1952.

Was instrumental in acquiring wetlands for the John Brockway Nature Preserve near the home of her great grandparents.

Married Harold Osborne, who died in 1985. Two children: Margaret Osborne McLane and Polly Osborne Smith.

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Dorothy 1898 Brockway's Timeline

1898
February 27, 1898
New York, NY, USA
2001
June 5, 2001
Age 103
Concord, NH, USA
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Hopkinton, NH, USA