Paul Henry Woods

6 February 1920–3 August 2007 (Age 87)
United States

The Life of Paul Henry

When Paul Henry Woods was born on 6 February 1920, in United States, his father, Joseph Henry Woods, was 35 and his mother, Grace M Bushong, was 32. He died on 3 August 2007, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Henry Woods
1884–1926
Grace M Bushong
1887–1974
Doris C Woods
1913–
Clair Luther Woods
1915–1976
Lillian Woods
1918–
Paul Henry Woods
1920–2007

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Henry Woods

    Male1884–1926Male

    Female1887–1974Female

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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.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 24

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

1 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in the woods ( see Wood ).2 Irish: English name adopted as a translation of Ó Cuill ‘descendant of Coll’ ( see Quill ), or in Ulster of Mac Con Coille ‘son of Cú Choille’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of the wood’, which has also been mistranslated Cox , as if formed with coileach ‘cock’, ‘rooster’.

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

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