Ola L. Pitchford

FemaleAugust 1909–18 December 1994

Brief Life History of Ola L.

When Ola L. Pitchford was born in August 1909, in Hartford, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States, her father, Henry Moton Pitchford, was 53 and her mother, Laura Sanders, was 31. She married Paul Woodrow Foote on 23 May 1939, in Le Flore, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Sebastian, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Poteau, Le Flore, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 18 December 1994, in Auburn, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Pinehurst, Shoshone, Idaho, United States.

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Paul Woodrow Foote
Ola L. Pitchford
Marriage: 23 May 1939
Paul Woodrow Foote Jr.

Sources (8)

  • Ola L Foote in household of Paul W Foote, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ola L. Pitchford - Published information: birth-name: Ola L. Pitchford
  • Ola Pitchford, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 May 1939Le Flore, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

    Age 1

    On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.


    Age 23

    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): habitational name from Pitchford in Shropshire; the name is derived from Old English pic ‘pitch, resin’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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