Earl Davis Pitchford

Male18 April 1899–9 February 1966

Brief Life History of Earl Davis

When Earl Davis Pitchford was born on 18 April 1899, in Kentucky, United States, his father, James Samuel Pitchford, was 28 and his mother, Nellie Katherine Faulkner, was 30. He married Pauline Gibson on 25 November 1926, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Magisterial District 1, Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 1 Scottsville, Allen, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 9 February 1966, in Allen, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Crescent Hill Cemetery, Scottsville, Allen, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Earl Davis Pitchford
Pauline Gibson
Marriage: 25 November 1926
Earl Gibson Pitchford

Sources (14)

  • Earl Pitchford in household of James S Pitchford, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Earl D Pitchford, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Earl D Pitchford, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 November 1926Sumner, Tennessee, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 1

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

    1900 · Governor Shot

    Age 1

    On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.


    Age 18

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

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): habitational name from Pitchford in Shropshire; the name is derived from Old English pic ‘pitch, resin’ + ford ‘ford’.

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

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