Pauline Elizabeth Terry

15 April 1900–8 February 1990 (Age 89)
Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Pauline Elizabeth

When Pauline Elizabeth Terry was born on 15 April 1900, in Ohio, United States, her father, Edwin Chauncey Terry, was 25 and her mother, Margaret Susan Peck, was 23. She married Robert Howard Kent on 28 November 1919. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida, United States for about 5 years. She died on 8 February 1990, in Fort Pierce, St. Lucie, Florida, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Fort Pierce, St. Lucie, Florida, United States.

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Robert Howard Kent
Pauline Elizabeth Terry
Marriage: 28 November 1919
Margaret Eleanor Kent

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  • Marriage
    28 November 1919
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley
    Age 1
    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
    1913 · Cleveland Museum of Art
    Age 13
    The Cleveland Museum of Art was founded as a trust from Hinman Hurlbut, John Huntington, and Horace Kelley. It is to be known as the fourth-wealthiest art museum in the United States. The museum opened its doors to the public on June 6, 1916, and is free to the public to come and enjoy the diverse collections inside. Today the museum can be found as the center piece of Wade Park and both are on the National Register of Historic Places.
    1925 · The First Municipally Owned Airport in the Country.
    Age 25
    The Cleveland Hopkins Airport was named after its founder, William R. Hopkins, and it was the first municipality-owned airport in the United States. It also is the home of the first air traffic control tower, the first ground-to-air radio control system, the first airfield lighting system, and the first U.S. airport to be directly connected to a local rail transit system. It is still in operation today and is the 43rd busiest airport in the United States.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: from the Norman personal name T(h)erry (Old French Thierri), a short form of Theodoric, which is composed of the ancient Germanic elements theud ‘people, race’ + rīc ‘power(ful), rich’. Theodoric was the name of the Ostrogothic leader (c. 454–526) who invaded Italy in 488 and established his capital at Ravenna in 493. His name was sometimes taken as a derivative of Greek Theodōros (see Theodore ). An Anglo-Norman family of this name has been in County Cork, Ireland, since the 13th century.Irish: sometimes an Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Mac Toirdhealbhaigh (see Turley ).

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Pauline E Terry in household of David B Peck, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Pauline Kent in household of Robert H Kent, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Pauline T Kent, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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