John Paul Woodley

27 July 1926–7 February 1995 (Age 68)
Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States

The Life of John Paul

When John Paul Woodley was born on 27 July 1926, in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States, his father, John Ernest Woodley, was 24 and his mother, Katherine Samuella Kelly, was 17. He married Hazel Eugenia Iles on 5 May 1951, in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States. He died on 7 February 1995, in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States.

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John Paul Woodley
Hazel Eugenia Iles
Marriage: 5 May 1951

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5 May 1951
Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 3

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 19

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Woodleigh in Devon, Woodley in Berkshire, or some other place named with Old English wudu ‘wood’ + lēah ‘clearing’, ‘pasture’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Paul Woodley in household of John Paul Kelley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John P Woodley, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • John Paul Woodley, "Find A Grave Index"

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