Paul Farren


The Life of Paul

When Paul Farren was born in 1918, his father, James William Farren, was 40 and his mother, Delia K. Miller, was 40. He had at least 1 daughter with Patricia May O'Bryan. He lived in North Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920.

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Paul Farren
Patricia May O'Bryan
Virgina Farren

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Parents and Siblings

    James William Farren


    Delia K. Miller




    Wilbur Farren


    Paul Farren


World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 0

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 31

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Faracháin ‘descendant of Farachán’, a personal name perhaps derived from Ánrothán ( see Hanrahan ) with the addition of an initial F-.2 Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearáin, from a diminutive of fear ‘man’ or of the personal name Fearadhach ( see Ferry ).3 Possibly also English: according to Reaney, a nickname composed of Old English fæger ‘fair’ + hine ‘servant’ or an occupational name from Old English fearr ‘bull’ + hine, i.e. ‘bull keeper’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Paul Farren in household of James W Farren, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Paul Francis Farren, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1968 for Patricia May Rita O'Bryan

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