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Known to friends as Dodo Dyer

1900 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO
Lizzie Dyer, head, July 1855, age 44, widowed, 10 births, 9 surviving, IL/Switzerland/Switzerland, Day laborer
Manda, daughter, Jan 1878, age 22, IL/IL/IL, waiter & cook restaurant
Rosa, daughter, Oct 1879, age 20, IL/IL/IL, house girl
Ida, daughter, Aug 1881, age 18, MO/IL/IL, at school
Edward, Sept 1883, age 16, MO/IL/IL, cigar maker
David G., Oct 1885, age 14, MO/IL/IL, at school
Samuel, Feb 1888, age 12, MO/IL/IL, at school
Dora, Jan 1893, age 7, MO/IL/IL, at school
Bolton, March 1895, age 5, MO/IL/IL
John Senn, father, June 1826, age 73, widowed, Switzerland/Switzerland/Switzerland, Imm 1844, in US 46 yrs, farmer

1910 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO ED 97, sheet 5B
Household #98/102
Sarah I. Dyer, head, age 28, single, MO/IL/IL, Telephone operator
Dora A., sister, age 16, single, MO/IL/IL, Telephone operator

1920 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO page 316
#22/24 W. Water St.
Dora A. Dyer, head, age 26, single, MO/IL/IL, Telephone Operator
Gideon D., brother, age 33, single, MO/IL/IL, None
Samuel J., brother, age 29, single, MO/IL/IL, Produce Manager

April 30, 1925 Lawrence Chieftain
David Gideon Dyer was born in Mt Vernon, MO Oct. 11, 1885, died Apr 24, 1925. He lived in Mt Vernon all his life. In early childhood he united with the Presbyterian Church. He leaves four brothers, Ed, Sam, Joe, and Bolton, all of Mt Vernon, except Bolton who is in Marble Falls, Tx and two sisters, Mrs. T W Hogue and Miss Dora both of Mt Vernon. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at his home by Reverend Lyle H Gillham. He was laid to rest in the city cemetery.

1930 census Mt. Vernon, Lawrence Co., MO page 13B
Census taken April 17, 1930
Household 347/366
Dora A. Dyer, head, age 35, single, MO/IL/Switzerland, Bookkeeper, milk condenser
Sam J.. brother, age 38, single, MO/IL/Switzerland, Attendant, filling station
Bolton B., brother, age 36, single, MO/IL/Switzerland, Real Estate Agent

Buried Old Mt. Vernon City Cemetery.