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Janis Joplin

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    Dorothy Bonita East

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    • Mother of Janis Joplin — 2nd Generation
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    • Birth Date:
    • 15 Feb 1913 
    • Birth Location:
    • Iowa 
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    • 13 Dec 1998 
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    • Montain View Cemetery, Prescott, Yavapai, Arizona 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 20 Oct 1936 
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  • Sources for Dorothy Bonita East

    • 1 Federal Census , TX, Jefferson County, 1940, Port Arthur, E.D. 123-76, Sheet 28B, Image 56 of 62, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Joplin, Laura , Love, Janis , New York: HarperCollins Publishers (2005) , 27.