Dora Ida Taysom

3 February 1918–21 December 2002 (Age 84)
Afton, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Dora Ida

When Dora Ida Taysom was born on 3 February 1918, in Afton, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, her father, John Charles Taysom, was 31 and her mother, Mercy Truth Michaelson, was 33. She married Benedict Bernard Paul on 7 July 1940, in Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 21 December 2002, in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Longmont, Boulder, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benedict Bernard Paul
1916–2003
Dora Ida Taysom
1918–2002
Marriage: 7 July 1940
Gardell Bernard Paul
1951–2021

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 July 1940
Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
children

(1)

    Gardell Bernard Paul

    Male1951–2021Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 2

Women got to vote first time in the state of Wyoming.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Dora I Taysom in household of John C Taysom, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dora Ida Taysom in household of John Charles Taysom, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dora Ida Tayson Paul in household of Benedict B Paul, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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