Pauline Bruner

1 August 1835–22 April 1900 (Age 64)
Daviess, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Pauline

When Pauline Bruner was born on 1 August 1835, in Daviess, Kentucky, United States, her father, John Thomas Bruner, was 48 and her mother, Nancy Susan Young, was 40. She married Jonathan D. Cavender on 16 April 1857, in Perry, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Iowa, United States in 1870 and Mason Township, Taylor, Iowa, United States in 1880. She died on 22 April 1900, in Clarinda, Page, Iowa, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Clarinda Cemetery, Clarinda, Page, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan D. Cavender
Pauline Bruner
Marriage: 16 April 1857
Edward Cavender
Henry Cavender
Hattie Cavender
Jonathon E Cavender
Frederich Cavender
Charles Cavender
Nancy Jennie Cavender
Mattie Lou Cavender

Spouse and Children

16 April 1857
Perry, Indiana, United States



    Henry Cavender


    Hattie Cavender


    Jonathon E Cavender


    Frederich Cavender


+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 15

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 26

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

1 German: nickname from Old High German, Old Saxon Brūn ( see Brun ).2 German and Jewish: variant spelling of Brunner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lina Cavendar in household of Jonathan Cavendar, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Pollien Cavender in household of Jonothan Cavender, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Palina Cavender, "United States Census, 1880"

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