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Katharine Richardson Wireman
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1878
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1966
Pennsylvania, USA

Katharine Wireman was born to Pennsylvania Quakers and orphaned at a young age. She grew up to be a leading illustrator of ads, magazines and children's books. After her marriage she moved to Virginia where she worked, using her children as the models. She became a success with the Proctor and Gamble Ivory Soap advertisements.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Henry F. Wireman (1877 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Wireman Remington (1906 - 2005)*
  Virginia Wireman Curtin (1908 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 160 Section 9
 
Created by: Bernie A.
Record added: Feb 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24791533
Katharine <i>Richardson</i> Wireman
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