Loren Dale Wiseman

21 April 1941–10 December 1981 (Age 40)
Dugger, Sullivan, Indiana, United States

The Life of Loren Dale

When Loren Dale Wiseman was born on 21 April 1941, in Dugger, Sullivan, Indiana, United States, his father, Ora Washington Wiseman, was 50 and his mother, Rachel Effie Gabbert, was 40. He died on 10 December 1981, in his hometown, at the age of 40, and was buried in Dugger, Sullivan, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ora Washington Wiseman
1890–1955
Rachel Effie Gabbert
1901–1983
Donald R. Wiseman
1924–1971
Luther Granville WISEMAN
1926–1926
Billie Joe WISEMAN
1937–1938
Loren Dale Wiseman
1941–1981

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World Events (8)

1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 1

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 3

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 14

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: nickname for a wise man, from Wise + man ‘man’.2 Americanized spelling of German Weismann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Loren D Wiseman in entry for Michael Dean Landis and Ronda Kay Wiseman, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"
  • Loren Wiseman, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Loren Dale Wiseman, "Find A Grave Index"

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