Bernice Juanita Pipes

16 December 1912–16 September 1977 (Age 64)
Humble, Harris, Texas, United States

The Life of Bernice Juanita

When Bernice Juanita Pipes was born on 16 December 1912, in Humble, Harris, Texas, United States, her father, James Johnson Pipes, was 40 and her mother, Fannie Leona Johnson, was 29. She married Ransom Ernest Gilbert on 14 November 1927, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 16 September 1977, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Ransom Ernest Gilbert
Bernice Juanita Pipes
Marriage: 14 November 1927
Betty Jo Gilbert
Ransom Ernest Gilbert
Robert Lee Gilbert

Spouse and Children

14 November 1927
Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Johnson Pipes


    Fannie Leona Johnson




    Douglas Pipes





    Sissie A Pipes



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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of or patronymic from Pipe .2 Greek (Pipēs): from a pet form, Pipis, of the personal name Spyridōn ( see Spiro ), borne by a bishop and saint venerated in the Eastern Church. He is the patron saint of Corfu.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Juanita Pipes in household of James Pipes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Juanita Pipes in entry for Ramon Ernest Gilbert, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Juanita Gilbert in entry for Betty Jo Gilbert Johnson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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