Dorothy Mae Paddock

11 October 1911–31 August 1985 (Age 73)
Farmington, San Juan, New Mexico, United States

The Life of Dorothy Mae

Dorothy Mae Paddock was born on 11 October 1911, in Farmington, San Juan, New Mexico, United States. She married Owen Aubrey " Curley" Mitchell on 27 October 1927, in Duncan, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States. She died on 31 August 1985, in her hometown, at the age of 73, and was buried in Farmington, San Juan, New Mexico, United States.

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Owen Aubrey " Curley" Mitchell
Dorothy Mae Paddock
Marriage: 27 October 1927

Spouse and Children

27 October 1927
Duncan, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States

World Events (8)


Age 1

New Mexico is the 47th state.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Age 20

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English:1. from Middle English parrock ‘paddock’, ‘small enclosure’, hence a topographic name for a dweller by a paddock or enclosed meadow, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Paddock Wood in Kent. The change of -rr- to -dd- is an unexplained development which did not occur before the 17th century. 2. from Middle English paddock ‘toad’, ‘frog’, a diminutive of pad (of Old Norse origin), hence a nickname for someone considered to resemble a toad or frog.

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

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