Petrona Puleo (1902 - 1978)



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

Petrona Puleo Biography & Family History

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



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Petrona.

Burial / Funeral

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


Last Known Residence

Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


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


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

Military Service

It is unknown if Petrona Puleo is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Petrona's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Petrona's nationality.


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



Family Photos

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


1902 - In the year that Petrona Puleo was born, the Aswan Low Dam (the old Aswan Dam) began construction in Egypt in 1899 and was completed in 1902 - making it the largest masonry dam in the world at the time. The dam was built on the Nile River in order to conserve water and regulate flooding, allowing for population increase along the Nile.

1917 - When she was merely 15 years old, the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

1963 - By the time she was 61 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

1971 - By the time she was 69 years old, in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

1978 - In the year of Petrona Puleo's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

Petrona Puleo Family Tree

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

Petrona's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Petrona Puleo
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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


This obit of Petrona Puleo 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.

Petrona Puleo passed away in March 1978 at 75 years old. There is no known cause of death. She was born on June 29, 1902. We have no information about Petrona's family. We know that Petrona Puleo had been residing in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.


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

Write a comment

Other Records of Petrona Puleo


Other Biographies