Paula Vestine Shinn

12 June 1889–11 February 1954 (Age 64)
Russellville, Pope, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Paula Vestine

When Paula Vestine Shinn was born on 12 June 1889, in Russellville, Pope, Arkansas, United States, her father, Alexander Bedford Shinn, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Jones, was 23. She married Felix Bolin Jones on 29 May 1910, in Carnegie, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Illinois Township, Pope, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Caddo, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. She died on 11 February 1954, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Felix Bolin Jones
1885–1969
Paula Vestine Shinn
1889–1954
Marriage: 29 May 1910
Wilma Berniece Jones
1911–2001
Robert Lee Jones
1921–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 May 1910
Carnegie, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States
children

(2)

    Wilma Berniece Jones

    Female1911–2001Female

    Robert Lee Jones

    Male1921–2001Male

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Bedford Shinn

    Male1856–1936Male

    Elizabeth Ann Jones

    Female1866–1906Female

siblings

(9)

    Frank Shinn

    Male1881–Male

    William G Shinn

    Male1884–1927Male

    Female1886–1979Female

    Female1889–1954Female

    Myrtle E Shinn

    Female1892–1969Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 15

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1907

Age 18

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a Skinner , from Old English scinn, Middle English shin ‘hide’, ‘pelt’. In Middle English this word was replaced by the Norse equivalent, skinn.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Vesta S Jones in household of Felix B Jones, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Vesta Jones in household of Felix B Jones, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Reulina B Shiner in household of Alexander B Shiner, "United States Census, 1910"

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