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Pauline Cuno

Birth: She was born in 1860.

Family Information: Married to Theodore Cuno.

Mother of Paulina (Cuno) Hemman and Rosebud Cuno.

Other children who never lived in the colony include: daughters Staelf and Sunbeam who lived at home in 1892; son Roelants in 1910 worked as a newspaper journalist in NYC; daughter Violet in 1914 worked as a school teacher in NYC; son George H. in 1910 worked as a clerk in the spool silk industry in NYC; and son John living at home in 1910.  


Pre-Colony History:  

Home in Colony:  

Job in Colony: She worked at the library along with her husband.  

Other Info: She was one of the members of the colony when George Pickett first named General Manager.  

Post-Colony History:  

Death: She died in December 1925 and was buried in the colony cemetery.  

Sources: "Vernon Parish Democrat": March 24, 1921; "Llano Colonist": April 8, 1933 (Reprinted from the Colonist May 17, 1924)  


Clipping from the "Llano Colonist (Story of Llano)" dated April 8, 1933.

Pauline Cuno tombstone at O'Banion Cemetery in New Llano, Louisiana.

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