Elaine Pinson

Female26 October 1938–6 October 2000

Brief Life History of Elaine

Elaine Pinson was born on 26 October 1938, in Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States as the daughter of Clarence Pinson and Earline Mullins. She died on 6 October 2000, in Oceanside, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 61.

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Clarence Pinson
Earline Mullins
Josie Pinson
Leona Pinson
Alma Pinson
Ervin Pinson
Oscar Pinson
Elaine Pinson

Sources (1)

  • Elaine Pinson in household of Clarence Pinson, "United States Census, 1940"

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Siblings (6)

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World Events (3)

1939 · First Oil Well in Mississippi Located in Yazoo County

Age 1

Fredric F. Mellen was a geologist that was surveyed a clay and minerals project. While doing this he instead struck oil and started the oil industry in Mississippi.


Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Pinchin, from the Old French personal name Pinçun, Normano-Picard Pinchon, apparently derived from Old French pinçon ‘finch’.

French: from Old French pinson ‘finch’, a nickname applied to someone who whistles or sings like a finch or to a bright and cheerful person.

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

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