Evelyn Jane Doran

7 April 1920–9 April 2006 (Age 86)
Tiffin, Seneca, Ohio, United States

The Life of Evelyn Jane

When Evelyn Jane Doran was born on 7 April 1920, in Tiffin, Seneca, Ohio, United States, her father, Clifford W. Doran, was 18 and her mother, Grace L. Snay, was 19. She married Ernest Otto Benner on 25 May 1940, in Seneca, Ohio, United States. She lived in Bloom Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1930. She died on 9 April 2006, in Tiffin, Seneca, Ohio, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Saint Josephs Cemetery, Tiffin, Seneca, Ohio, United States.

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Ernest Otto Benner
Evelyn Jane Doran
Marriage: 25 May 1940

Spouse and Children

25 May 1940
Seneca, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Grace L. Snay





    Robert Doran


    Richard D Doran



    Lloyd A Doran


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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 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deoradháin ‘descendant of Deoradhán’, a byname representing a diminutive of deoradh ‘pilgrim’, ‘stranger’, ‘exile’.2 English: variant of Durant .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Evelyn J Doran in household of Clifford W Doran, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Evelyn J. Doran, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997"
  • Evelyn Jane Doran Benner, "Find A Grave Index"

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