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Paulina (Cuno) Hemmann

Birth: She was born in 1886 in New York.  

Family Information: She was the daughter of Theodore and Pauline Cuno.

Sister of Rosebud Cuno.

Other siblings who never lived in the colony include: sister Staelf, Sunbeam and Violet; brothers Roelants, George H.and John.

She married Fred Hemman in 1911 at New Jersey.

Mother of Fred "Freddie" Hemman, Jr.  


Pre-Colony History: In 1900 and 1910 she was living with her parents and siblings in New York City -- in 1910 she was working as a manicurist.  

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

In January 1921 she, along with her mother Pauline, visited relatives in Ortega, Florida where they enjoyed the delightful climate.  

Post-Colony History: In 1940 she and Fred, Sr. were living in St. Petersburg, Florida where he worked as a musician. She continued to live with her husband in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1948, 1949, 1955 and 1956.  

Death: She died in 1983 at Pinellas, Florida. Her last known residence was at St. Petersburg, Florida.  

Sources: US Census: 1900, 1910; New Jersey Marriage Index; US Dutch Reformed Church Records; "Vernon Parish Democrat": January 6, 1921; "Llano Colonist": April 11, 1933 (Reprinted from the Colonist May 17, 1924); St. Petersburg, Florida City Directory: 1948, 1949, 1955, 1956; US SSDI; Florida Death Index  


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