Pauline Ellen Brummett

Female17 April 1902–2 September 1967

Brief Life History of Pauline Ellen

When Pauline Ellen Brummett was born on 17 April 1902, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States, her father, George Brummett, was 24 and her mother, Mary Blanton, was 22. She married George Grant Bishop in 1917, in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 3, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States in 1940 and Brodhead, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States in 1950. She died on 2 September 1967, in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Negro Creek Cemetery, Brodhead, Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Grant Bishop
Pauline Ellen Brummett
Marriage: 1917
Elmer V. Bishop
Elmer V. Bishop
Delbert Lee Bishop
Rosa Bishop
Bulah Bishop
Dessie L. Bishop
Leonard Donel "Red" Bishop
Bonnie Mae Bishop
Nina Jean Bishop

Sources (25)

  • Pauline Bishop, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Pauline Ellen Bishop, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1967"
  • Pauline Bishop in entry for John Roley and Rose Bishop, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1917Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

    Age 1

    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    1904 · The Black Patch War

    Age 2

    From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.


    Age 18

    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Broomhead . In England the name is more commonly spelled Brummitt .

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

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