Carolyn Pauline Sherwood

27 July 1915–20 December 2014 (Age 99)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Carolyn Pauline

When Carolyn Pauline Sherwood was born on 27 July 1915, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, her father, George Ellis Sherwood, was 29 and her mother, Clara Gertrude Nau, was 28. She married Francis PATRICK JOHN Connolly on 3 May 1942, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States. She died on 20 December 2014, in Towson, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Parkville, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis PATRICK JOHN Connolly
1917–1993
Carolyn Pauline Sherwood
1915–2014
Marriage: 3 May 1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 May 1942
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1941

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, around which once stood the famous Sherwood Forest. The place is so called from Old English scīr ‘shire’ or scīr ‘bright’ + wudu ‘wood’.2 Americanized form of some Jewish name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Carolyn Pauline Sherwood  Connolly in household of Francis John Connolly, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Carolyn P. Sherwood Connolly in household of Francis John Patrick Connolly, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Carolyn Pauline Sherwood Connolly in household of Francis John Connolly, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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