Pauline Kittrell (1921 - 1980)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Pauline Kittrell’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Pauline so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Pauline’s biography.

Pauline Kittrell Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Pauline Kittrell and her immediate Kittrell family. Add to Pauline Kittrell's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Pauline.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Pauline Kittrell? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Pauline move a lot? Did she emigrate from another country? Add Pauline's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Pauline finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Pauline attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Pauline did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Pauline Kittrell is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Pauline's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Pauline's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Pauline a religious woman? Add Pauline’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Pauline during various points of her life.

Timeline

1921 - In the year that Pauline Kittrell was born, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

1951 - She was 30 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

1958 - She was 37 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

1978 - By the time she was 57 years old, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

1980 - In the year of Pauline Kittrell's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

Pauline Kittrell Family Tree

Who was Pauline’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Pauline’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Pauline's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Pauline Kittrell
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Pauline's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Pauline Kittrell is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Pauline Kittrell died in October 1980 at age 58. There is no listed cause of death for Pauline. She was born on November 24, 1921. There is no information about Pauline's family.

Memories

What do you remember about Pauline Kittrell? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Pauline is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Pauline Kittrell

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources