William Patrick Hanley

11 January 1926–10 June 1988 (Age 62)
Park City, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of William Patrick

When William Patrick Hanley was born on 11 January 1926, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, his father, John Charles Hanley Sr., was 39 and his mother, Kathryn Mary Sullivan, was 35. He married Delores M Baumgartner on 28 December 1961, in Utah, United States. He lived in Parleys Park, Summit, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 10 June 1988, in Colorado, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Park City Cemetery, Park City, Summit, Utah, United States.

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William Patrick Hanley
Delores M Baumgartner
Marriage: 28 December 1961

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1961Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
    1929 · Denver Airport opens
    Age 3
    On Oct 17 1929, Denver Municipal Airport opens. Later, in 1964, it would be renamed Stapleton International Airport. It would be replaced by Denver International Airport, 31 years later.
    1944 · The G.I Bill
    Age 18
    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: Irish Brendan, Conor, Declan, Donovan, Eamonn, John Patrick.Irish: shortened form of O'Hanley, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÁinle ‘descendant of Áinle’, a personal name meaning ‘champion’. This is the name of a former ruling family in Connacht and is now common throughout southern Ireland.English: habitational name from any of the many places called Handley (Cheshire, Derbyshire, Dorset, Northamptonshire) or Hanley (Staffordshire, Worcestershire), named with Old English hēan, the weak dative form (originally used after a preposition and article) of hēah ‘high’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Billie Hanley in household of Jack C Hanley, "United States Census, 1930"
    • William Patrick Hanley, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"
    • Bill P Hanley in household of John C Hanley, "United States Census, 1940"

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