Mary Pauline Schrecengost Biography

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Mary Pauline "Polly" Schrecengost

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Mary Schrecengost was born in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania United States



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George Cravenor Schrecengost
around Feb 26, 1849 - around Dec 29, 1881


Charles Ross Schrecengost
1884 - Oct 20, 1964
Lizzie Bell Schrecengost
May 15, 1875 - May 2, 1876
Foust Miller Schrecengost
October 1880 - Feb 16, 1922
Frank Byers Schrecengost
May 26, 1872 - around Dec 27, 1955
Yatesboro, PA, United States
William Merch Schrecengost
Aug 29, 1887 - Nov 19, 1963
Kittanning, PA, United States
Nellie May Schrecengost
around Sep 21, 1889 - around Sep 8, 1962
Butler, PA, United States
Homer Erwin Schrecengost
Jul 17, 1894 - Dec 27, 1969
Kittanning, PA
Grace Mabel (Schrecengost) Harter
around Aug 22, 1896 - around Jun 17, 1973
Walter Labana Schrecengost
around Jan 27, 1898 - around Jan 15, 1945


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Mary Pauline "Polly" Schrecengost, mother to 10 children, was born around May 2, 1852 in Pennsylvania. Mary's partner was George Cravenor Schrecengost, and they gave birth to Charles Ross Schrecengost, Lizzie Bell Schrecengost, Hannah Catharine (Schrecengost) Black, Foust Miller Schrecengost, Frank Byers Schrecengost, William Merch Schrecengost, Nellie May Schrecengost, Homer Erwin Schrecengost, Grace Mabel (Schrecengost) Harter, and Walter Labana Schrecengost.
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In 1852, in the year that Mary Pauline "Polly" Schrecengost was born, on February 11th, the first women's public toilet was opened in London. Paris had public toilets much sooner and Berlin had opened one in 1820.

In 1875, on February 21st, Jeanne Calment was born in southern France. Her father was a shipbuilder and her mother was from a family of millers. She died August 4th, 1997 of natural causes - the world's oldest documented person to have ever lived - at the age of 122 years and 164 days.

In 1913, the 17th Amendment, establishing the direct election of U.S. Senators, was adopted. Previously, Senators were elected by state legislatures. As early as 1826, a call to elect senators through popular vote was championed and previous to the 17th amendment, two states had already changed their process. Governors are still able to appoint senators to vacant seats until an election can be held.

In 1939, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1997, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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Labannah A.Schrecengost
around Nov 27, 1857 - around 1931
Wilma Larue "Polly" (Schrecengost) Bush
around May 15, 1923 - around Mar 26, 2001
Hanna Susannah (Schrecengost) Bishoff
around Jul 19, 1860 - around Mar 31, 1942
Grace Mabel (Schrecengost) Harter
around Aug 22, 1896 - around Jun 17, 1973
Rachel Jane (Bouch) Schrecengost
around Jul 26, 1834 - around Apr 17, 1910
George Cravenor Schrecengost
around Feb 26, 1849 - around Dec 29, 1881
Benjamin Schrecengost
around Nov 15, 1789 - March 1865
Walter Labana Schrecengost
around Jan 27, 1898 - around Jan 15, 1945
Fonda Alene (Schrecengost) Held
around Aug 17, 1919 - around Nov 21, 2012
Julia M Schrecengost
Born: around 1919
Minnesota, United States
Paul W Schrecengost
Born: around 1913
Pennsylvania, United States
Keith E Schrecengost
Born: around 1946
Pennsylvania, United States
Algiera G Schrecengost
Born: around 1900
Pennsylvania, United States
Jack W Schrecengost
Born: around 1920
United States
James D Schrecengost
Born: around 1920
Pennsylvania, United States
Harold R Schrecengost
Born: around 1921
United States
Eugene E Schrecengost
Born: around 1922
Pennsylvania, United States
Ray W Jr Schrecengost
Born: around 1926
United States
Joseph F Schrecengost
Born: around 1926
Pennsylvania, United States
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