Pauline V West

19 January 1881–29 February 1948 (Age 67)
Maryville, Polk Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States

The Life of Pauline V

When Pauline V West was born on 19 January 1881, in Maryville, Polk Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, her father, William Henry West I, was 38 and her mother, Harriet Mariah Martindill, was 31. She married Joseph Oscar McWhorter on 10 October 1900, in Ravenwood, Nodaway, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She lived in Stanberry, Gentry, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Pocatello Election Precinct 9, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 29 February 1948, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Oscar McWhorter
1875–1964
Pauline V West
1881–1948
Marriage: 10 October 1900
William M Mcwhorter
1904–
Thomas V Mcwhorter
1906–
Veldron Thomas Mcwhorter
1906–
Chalmer West "Mac" McWhorter
1912–1997
Clarence Arthur Mcwhorter
1914–1991

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Oscar McWhorter

    Male1875–1964Male

    Female1881–1948Female

MARRIAGE
10 October 1900
Ravenwood, Nodaway, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

    William M Mcwhorter

    Male1904–Male

    Thomas V Mcwhorter

    Male1906–Male

    Veldron Thomas Mcwhorter

    Male1906–Male

    Chalmer West "Mac" McWhorter

    Male1912–1997Male

    Male1914–1991Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1842–1930Male

    Harriet Mariah Martindill

    Female1849–1926Female

siblings

(7)

    Francis Strong West

    Male1870–1938Male

    William Henry West II

    Male1872–1932Male

    Botaly Robert West

    Male1874–1875Male

    Lydia West

    Female1876–Female

    Stella West

    Female1878–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1891 · Lots for sale

Age 10

The city lots were disposed of at an auction sale, which made way for new houses, commercial buildings and manufacturing plants to be erected and caused an increase of people moving to the region.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Pauline Mcwhorter in household of Jos O Mcwhorter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lena West in household of Wm West, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lena Mcwhorter in household of J O Mcwhorter, "United States Census, 1930"

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