Ernest Robert Paley

10 May 1921–28 October 2004 (Age 83)
New Market, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Ernest Robert

When Ernest Robert Paley was born on 10 May 1921, in New Market, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Michael Paley, was 44 and his mother, Anna Bazjo, was 29. He had at least 1 son with Marjorie Abutia Pomeroy. He lived in Piscataway, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States in 1930 and Piscataway Township, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States in 1940. He died on 28 October 2004, in Middlesex, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 83.

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Ernest Robert Paley
Marjorie Abutia Pomeroy
James Paley

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 2
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
Age 12
"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."
1944 · The G.I Bill
Age 23
The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Dror, Yakov, Hyman, Yitzchok, Zalmon.English (mainly Yorkshire): from a lost or unidentified place in Lancashire or Yorkshire, apparently named with Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’ as the final element. Compare Paley Green in Giggleswick (Yorkshire), where the surname is recorded in 1379, but this may have been named from the surname.English: perhaps from a presumed Middle English male personal name Palli (Old Danish Palli, from páll ‘pole’).

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

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Sources (5)

  • Ernest Paley in household of Michael Paley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ernest Paley, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Ernest Paley in household of Michael Paley, "United States Census, 1930"

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