Patricia Roberta McElwain

17 June 1919–23 January 1970 (Age 50)
Yankton, South Dakota, United States

The Life Summary of Patricia Roberta

When Patricia Roberta McElwain was born on 17 June 1919, in Yankton, South Dakota, United States, her father, George Francis McElwain, was 53 and her mother, Mary Myrtle Cowman, was 43. She married Richard Joseph Schoch on 30 March 1940, in Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota, United States in 1935. She died on 23 January 1970, in Erie, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Joseph Schoch
Patricia Roberta McElwain
Marriage: 30 March 1940
Cynthia Jean Peck

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 March 1940Cook, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
    Age 1
    Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
    1935 · The FBI is Established
    Age 16
    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Bháin (Irish) or Mac Gille Bháin (Scottish) ‘son of the fair-haired lad’, often translated into English as White or Whyte but otherwise indistinguishable, once Anglicized, from Scottish Gaelic Mac Gille Bheathain in 2 below. Compare Kilbane .Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Bheathain ‘son of the servant (i.e. devotee) of (Saint) Beathan’, a personal name representing a diminutive of beatha ‘life’. Compare McBain .

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Patricia Mcelwain, "South Dakota State Census, 1925"
    • Patricia R. Schock, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
    • Patricia Mcelwain, "South Dakota State Census, 1935"

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