Phyllis Hazel Wildin

14 January 1918–13 June 1999 (Age 81)
Patterson, Madison, Iowa, United States

The Life of Phyllis Hazel

When Phyllis Hazel Wildin was born on 14 January 1918, in Patterson, Madison, Iowa, United States, her father, J Irvin Wildin, was 43 and her mother, Jennie Matilda Stevens, was 41. She married Glen Blosser Pace on 11 September 1938. She lived in Madison Township, Madison, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Crawford Township, Madison, Iowa, United States in 1930. She died on 13 June 1999, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Patterson, Madison, Iowa, United States.

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Glen Blosser Pace
Phyllis Hazel Wildin
Marriage: 11 September 1938

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11 September 1938

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1922 · Oldest radio station west of the Mississippi

Age 4

The Karlowa Radio Corporation, in Davenport, was issued a new license for broadcasting and with it they were randomly assigned call letters of WOC. The small studio was the first to reach the Iowa area and was identified as one of 21 stations that were desirable because of coverage area and performance. In September 1927, WOC became a member of the new NBC radio network and still is today. In 1932, Ronald Reagan got his first broadcasting job at WOC as a sportscaster and he returned in 1988 after his presidency tour. WOC is the oldest surviving broadcasting station in the middle Mississippi Valley and was the first to keep logs on their electrical consumption and their on-air programming.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: perhaps a variant spelling of Weldon .2 German: perhaps a respelling of Welden, a habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria.3 Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Welden, a habitational name from a place so named in East Flanders, Belgium.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phyllis Pace in household of Glen Pace, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Phyllis Wildin in household of Irvin Wildin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Phylis Wildin in household of Irvin Wildin, "United States Census, 1920"

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