Brenda Sue Padgett

28 October 1942–5 February 2002 (Age 59)
Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States

The Life of Brenda Sue

When Brenda Sue Padgett was born on 28 October 1942, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States, her father, Dean Wesley Padgett, was 22 and her mother, Georgene Mae Wheeler, was 19. She lived in Boise, Idaho, United States in 1993. She died on 5 February 2002, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Dean Wesley Padgett
1920–1987
Georgene Mae Wheeler
1923–2003
Brenda Sue Padgett
1942–2002

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 2

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.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 3

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 16

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

Name Meaning

English (mainly West Yorkshire): from a Middle English diminutive of page, a status name for a young servant.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Brenda Mangum in entry for Voyle Claburn Davis, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Brenda Sue Padgett, "Idaho Marriage Index, 1947-1961"
  • Brenda S Mangum, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"

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