Saturday, March 4, 2017

Joyce Rapp Bennett (1928-2017) Warren High School class of 1946

1946 Dragon yearbook

Joyce's high-school activities:
Assembly Plays (3); Carnival (3); Dragonette (4); Dramatic Club (3, 4); Stenographers' Club (4).

1967 Warren City Directory

  • Bennett J Gordon (Joyce) driver W F Crossett h110 Darthmouth
  • Rapp Mary A (wid Floyd) emp Warren General Hospital h9 Hammond
1983 Warren City Directory
  • Bennett Bonnie nurse Warren State Hospital h112 Elm St
  • Bennett J Gordon driver Connolly Beverages r110 Dartmouth
  • Bennett J Gordon & Joyce E; driver Crossett Inc h110 Dartmouth

The popularity of 'Joyce' as a baby name is graphed here.   Let's take a look at 'Gordon', who was a steady performer during the 1st half of the 20th century, peaking at #72 in 1925.  He started to tank in the 1990s and fell off the chart from 2009-2013 but found a second wind in 2014.

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