Pauline L. Routh

25 May 1913–13 January 1976 (Age 62)
Big Lick, Roanoke, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Pauline L.

When Pauline L. Routh was born on 25 May 1913, in Big Lick, Roanoke, Virginia, United States, her father, Cansey Routh, was 32 and her mother, Maud V Murdock, was 25. She married Sidney Wendell Jensen on 1 October 1938. She lived in Roanoke, Virginia, United States in 1935 and Golden, Jefferson, Colorado, United States in 1960. She died on 13 January 1976, in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson, Colorado, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Golden Cemetery, Golden, Jefferson, Colorado, United States.

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Sidney Wendell Jensen
Pauline L. Routh
Marriage: 1 October 1938

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 October 1938
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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 3
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility
    Age 4
    Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.
    Age 18
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    English (East and West Yorkshire): habitational name from Routh (East Yorkshire). The etymology of the placename may derive from Old Norse hrúthr ‘scurf’, in the sense ‘rough ground’.

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

    Sources (9)

    • Pauline Luiwood Routh, "Virginia, Birth Certificates, 1912-1913"
    • Pauline L Jensen in household of Wendel S Jensen, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Pauline L Routh in household of Causey Routh, "United States Census, 1920"

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