James Edward Patterson

18 July 1920–31 December 2002 (Age 82)
Albany, New York, United States

The Life of James Edward

When James Edward Patterson was born on 18 July 1920, in Albany, New York, United States, his father, William Patterson, was 24 and his mother, Cora Deitz, was 22. He lived in Schodack, Rensselaer, New York, United States in 1930. He died on 31 December 2002, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

William Patterson
1896–1921
Cora Deitz
1898–1990
William Woodrow Patterson
1919–1992
James Edward Patterson
1920–2002
Marie Patterson
1921–

Parents and Siblings

    William Patterson

    Male1896–1921Male

    Female1898–1990Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 22

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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  • James Patterson in household of William Bristo, "United States Census, 1930"

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