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Dorothy Dunning Ballantyne

Background

Ballantyne, Dorothy Dunning was born on March 17, 1910 in Aetna, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Harry Leland Ballantyne and Ella L. Ballantynem.

Education

Attending, Ind University.

Career

Newspaper editor Hobart Gazette, Indiana, 1929—1932. Clerk Home Owners Loan Federal Government, Hammond, 1932. Deputy auditor Lake County, Crown Point, 1932—1936.

Subordinate teacher Hobart Schools, 1954—1965. Special education teacher, 1965—1972. Volunteer director Hobart History Society Museum, Indiana, from 1970.

Member advisory committee Hobart School Board, 1980—1987.

Membership

Member of League of Women Voters (president), Hobart Junior Chamber of Commerce, Hobart History Society 1970-1976, (Laura Bracken Woman year award 1968), Indiana History Society, Order Eastern Star (district deputy 1940, worthy matron 1938), Mensa.

Connections

Married Donald Bock Ballantyne (deceased June 1973). Children: Elin Christianson, Dorothy Eastwood, Brianne Lowery, Alexander.

father:
Harry Leland Ballantyne

mother:
Ella L. Ballantynem

spouse:
Donald Bock Ballantyne

children:
Elin Christianson Ballantyne

Dorothy Eastwood Ballantyne

Brianne Lowery Ballantyne

Alexander Ballantyne