Pauline Curnow

1 August 1884–before 1980 (Age 95)
Lawrence, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Pauline

When Pauline Curnow was born on 1 August 1884, in Lawrence, South Dakota, United States, her father, John Rapson Curnow, was 34 and her mother, Margaret Phillips, was 34. She married William Christianson on 29 May 1905. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died before 1980, in Lead, Lawrence, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

William Christianson
Pauline Curnow
Marriage: 29 May 1905
Clifford William Christianson
Harold Christianson
Margaret Christianson

Spouse and Children

29 May 1905


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 25

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Cornish: ethnic name for someone from Cornwall, Cornish Kernow ‘Cornwall’, the county in southwestern England where a Celtic language (Cornish) was spoken up to the 18th century.

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

Sources (3)

  • Polly Christon in household of William O Christon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Polly Christianson in household of William Christianson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Polly Christianson in household of William Christianson, "United States Census, 1930"

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