Pauline Ketchum

22 September 1889–9 November 1974 (Age 85)
Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Pauline

When Pauline Ketchum was born on 22 September 1889, in Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota, United States, her father, Benjamin Erwin Ketchum, was 41 and her mother, Henrietta D. Keller, was 36. She died on 9 November 1974, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Norwood Park Township, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Benjamin Erwin Ketchum
Henrietta D. Keller
Louisa J Ketchum
Herbert Christian Ketchum
Gertrude Evelyn Ketchum
Louise Jeannett Ketchum
Benjamin Erving Ketchum
Pauline Ketchum

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Erwin Ketchum


    Henrietta D. Keller




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 3

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ketcham .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Pauline Ketchum, "South Dakota State Census, 1905"
  • Pauline Ketchum in household of H D Ketchum, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Pauline Ketcham in household of Benjimen E Ketcham, "United States Census, 1910"

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