Andrew Woodburn Paton

5 November 1908–2 February 1964 (Age 55)
Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, United States

The Life of Andrew Woodburn

When Andrew Woodburn Paton was born on 5 November 1908, in Carrington, Foster, North Dakota, United States, his father, Rev. Robert W. Paton, was 48 and his mother, Grace Mary Rossiter, was 34. He married Maurine K Cobb in 1930, in Brooke, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He immigrated to New York, United States in 1930 and lived in Burton Township, Geauga, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Kent, Portage, Ohio, United States in 1964. He died on 2 February 1964, in Claridon, Geauga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 55.

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Andrew Woodburn Paton
Maurine K Cobb
Marriage: 1930
Robert Paton
Baby Boy Paton

Spouse and Children

Brooke, West Virginia, United States





    Baby Boy Paton


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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 9

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 15

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

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a pet form of the personal name Pat (short form of Patrick ), formed with the Old French diminutive suffix -on.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew W Paton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Andrew W Paton in household of Robert Paton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Andrew Paton in household of Robert Paton, "United States Census, 1910"

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