Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Broadwicks in:
 • Sunset Garden Memorial Cemetery
 • Henderson
 • Vance County
 • North Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Georgia Ann "Tiny" Broadwick
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 8, 1893
Granville County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1978
California, USA

She was born Georgia Ann Thompson and took the surname Broadwick when she was adopted by Charles Broadwick.

She was the first woman to parachute from an airplane and the first woman to parachute into water.

She became the only female member of the Early Birds of Aviation.

She was awarded the Pioneer Aviation Award, the John Glenn Medal, and Gold Wings by the Adventurer's Club of LA. 
Sunset Garden Memorial Cemetery
Vance County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Record added: May 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91022298
Georgia Ann Tiny Broadwick
Added by: ET
Georgia Ann Tiny Broadwick
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Kathy (McPhaul) Cather
 Added: Jun. 21, 2013

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service