Doris Adele Paynter

3 December 1920–16 December 1978 (Age 58)
Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Doris Adele

When Doris Adele Paynter was born on 3 December 1920, in Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Horace Judson Paynter, was 38 and her mother, Jessie Viola Crocker, was 34. She lived in Maplewood, Essex, New Jersey, United States for about 5 years and Union Township, Union, New Jersey, United States in 1940. She registered for military service in 1943. She died on 16 December 1978, in Verona, Essex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 58.

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Horace Judson Paynter
Jessie Viola Crocker
Stanley Gordon Paynter
Doris Adele Paynter

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    Stanley Gordon Paynter



World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 13

"New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the ""New Deal"". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933."
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 17

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Painter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Doris Paytin in household of Horace J Paytin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Doris Paynter in household of Horace Paynter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Doris Adelle Paynter, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920"

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