James Joseph Bayer

24 March 1925–25 October 1994 (Age 69)
Lawrence, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States

The Life of James Joseph

When James Joseph Bayer was born on 24 March 1925, in Lawrence, Hempstead, Nassau, New York, United States, his father, Aloysius John Bayer, was 29 and his mother, Lenore Clara Lavender, was 28. He lived in Queens, New York City, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 25 October 1994, in Greenbackville, Accomack, Virginia, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Calverton, Riverhead, Suffolk, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aloysius John Bayer
1895–1965
Lenore Clara Lavender
1896–1979
James Joseph Bayer
1925–1994
Barbara Elizabeth Bayer
1928–2015

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 16

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 19

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

German, Scandinavian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Bavaria (German Bayern). This region of southern Germany derives its name from that of the Celtic tribe of the Boii who once inhabited this area. They were displaced in the 6th century ad by a Germanic people, the Boioarii or Baiuarii, whose name is derived from that of their Celtic predecessors.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Boyer in household of Aloysius Boyer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Bayer in household of Aloysius Bayer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Joseph Bayer, "Find A Grave Index"

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