Ethel Berniece Payne

21 July 1931–8 July 2010 (Age 79)
Daniel, Sublette, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Ethel Berniece

When Ethel Berniece Payne was born on 21 July 1931, in Daniel, Sublette, Wyoming, United States, her father, Bernie Ellsworth Payne, was 29 and her mother, Ethel M Duckworth, was 29. She lived in Election District 1, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States in 1940 and Portage, Wisconsin, United States in 2010. She died on 8 July 2010, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Bernie Ellsworth Payne
Ethel M Duckworth
Jack Henry Payne
Ethel Berniece Payne
Mildred L Payne
Shirley Payne

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1932 · Wisconsin Passes First Unemployment Compensation Law

Age 1

The nation's first unemployment compensation law was passed in Wisconsin on January 28, 1932.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 24

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Paine . This is also a well-established surname in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bernice E Payne in household of Bernie E Payne, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ethel Berniece Carter, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Ethel Berniece Payne Carter, "Find A Grave Index"

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