Author Topic: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE  (Read 618 times)

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Re: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE
« Reply #9 on: Thursday 30 April 20 15:17 BST (UK) »
UK return passenger list 1953 - Quebec to Southampton on the Atlantic - Dorothea Tutte born 1918 and aged 35 years - William TUtte aged 35 years - asst professor going to 34 Egremont St Glemsford Suffolk.

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Re: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE
« Reply #10 on: Thursday 30 April 20 15:20 BST (UK) »
The couple were also on a manifest New York 17 May 1950 - Liverpool on M V Georgic -
Dorothy 32 years - William 33 years.

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Re: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE
« Reply #11 on: Friday 01 May 20 03:58 BST (UK) »
https://uwaterloo.ca/math50/sites/ca.math50/files/uploads/files/remembering-bill.pdf

I can't vouch for the accuracy, but page 5 talks about the end of Dorothea's life.  It is hard to tell if they are referring to Dec 23rd or a day later?


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Re: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE
« Reply #12 on: Friday 01 May 20 11:32 BST (UK) »

What a lovely piece you found there bbart  :)

In October 1949 he married Dorothea Geraldine Mitchell, a potter from
Oakville, Ontario, whom he had met through the Canadian Youth Hostels Association

http://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/DNB/Tutte.pdf

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Re: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE
« Reply #13 on: Friday 01 May 20 22:22 BST (UK) »
Many thanks to you both for your interest.
What a pleasure it is to read these apprecations of this family.  So good to have flesh upon the usual BMD bones.  I shall send these to my friends who will also be interested.

I also found this article.
https://royalsocietypublishing.org/doi/pdf/10.1098/rsbm.2012.0036
ANSTRUTHER,Worldwide
BENNETT,
BRETT, Sligo
CARNEGIE,
CROCKFORD Hampshire.
ELLIOT,
GAUNTLETT, Worldwide
HEAL, HEALE, HELE, Chew Magna, Somerset
HENRY, Sligo
POPE, London docklands,
PRIDDY, Devon,
STANDERWICK, Somerset,
RIPPINGILLE
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Re: Dorothea Geraldine MITCHELL 19171994. Wife of Bill TUTTE
« Reply #14 on: Sunday 03 May 20 18:31 BST (UK) »
Another great article Mark.

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