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Editor , Librarian

Dorothy Margaret Lower, American editor, retired librarian. Recipient Certified of Appreciation, State of Indiana, 1984, Distinguished Service award Federation Genealogical Societies, 1987. Volunteer receptionist Allen County History Museum, Fort Wayne, since 1984. Member Indiana Genealogical Society, Society Indiana Pioneers, Colonial Dames XVII Century (registrar 1987-1989), Daughters of the American Revolution (1st vice-regent 1987-1989).

Background

Lower, Dorothy Margaret was born on February 5, 1914 in Monroeville, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Allen Virgil and Cleo Marguerite (Edwards) Lower.

Education

AB, Western College, 1936. Master of Arts, Indiana University, 1960.

Career

Member staff Fort Wayne (Indiana) Public Library., 1957-1960, manager genealogy department, 1961-1984. Editor Gale Research Company, Detroit, since 1985. Teacher genealogy adult education department Purdue University, Fort Wayne, 1968-1969.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Patriots, 1976, Basic Bibliography for a Genealogy Collection, 1982. Editor: (series) Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, since 1986.

Membership

Volunteer receptionist Allen County History Museum, Fort Wayne, since 1984. Member Indiana Genealogical Society, Society Indiana Pioneers, Colonial Dames XVII Century (registrar 1987-1989), Daughters of the American Revolution (1st vice-regent 1987-1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, bridge.

Connections

father:
Allen Virgil Lower

mother:
Cleo Marguerite (Edwards) Lower