Oren Bickett Whitener

27 November 1942–29 March 2011 (Age 68)
Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Oren Bickett

When Oren Bickett Whitener was born on 27 November 1942, in Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States, his father, Oren Bickett Whitener, was 27 and his mother, Mary Lou Cooper, was 21. He married Diana Joan Nelson on 22 September 1962, in Merced, California, United States. He lived in Milan, Sullivan, Missouri, United States in 2002. He died on 29 March 2011, in Cookeville, Putnam, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Algood, Putnam, Tennessee, United States.

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Oren Bickett Whitener
Diana Joan Nelson
Marriage: 22 September 1962

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22 September 1962
Merced, California, United States

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World Events (8)

1945 · Missouri's Fourth Constitution Becomes Effective

Age 3

Missouri's current constitution became effective on March 30, 1945.
1959 · Research Triangle Park Opens

Age 17

High-tech growth happened when in 1959 the research triangle park was opened. The park goes between Raleigh, Burham, and Chapel Hill.
1961 · The Twenty-Third Amendment

Age 19

The Twenty-third Amendment gives the residents in the District of Columbia the right to vote in presidential elections and to give the district electors in the Electoral College.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Weidner or Weisner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mr Oren Bickett Whitener II in entry for Mrs Mary Lou Cooper Whitener, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Mr Oren Bickett Whitener, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Oren Bickett Whitener 2nd, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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