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Paul Everett Cantonwine
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1909
Huron
Beadle County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1956
Seattle
King County
Washington, USA

Paul was the youngest son of Harry Austin and Emma (Danburg) Cantonwine. He was the grandson of David and Eliza (Elson) Cantonwine, the great-grandson of Michael and Catherine (Myers/Myres) Cantonwine, and the great-great-grandson of Charles and Mary Magdalena (Scholl) Cantonwine.

Charles, the patriarch of the Cantonwine family, immigrated to America from Prussia in 1806, arriving in Philadelphia, Penn., aboard the ship Orlando. The ship's passenger list shows "Chr. Kuntentwine, single man." The name Kuntentwine later evolved to Cantonwine, and Charles appears to be the only surnamed Kuntentwine/Cantonwine to immigrate to America. Eight or so years after his arrival in Philadelphia, in about 1814, Charles married Mary Magdalena Scholl, daughter of Charles Jacob & Margaret (Fuhr) Scholl, in Bedford county, Pennsylvania.

Paul married Elma E. Eggleston, daughter of Myron C. and Coresta A. (Curtis) Eggleston, on June 13, 1934, in Wessington, Beadle Co., South Dakota. He died at age 47. Elma died 77 years later, on Dec. 12, 2011 at age 100. She married three times after Paul's death -

 
 
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 Parents:
  Harry Austin Cantonwine (1867 - 1952)
  Emma Matilda Danburg Cantonwine (1879 - 1937)
 
 Spouse:
  Elma Ethelyn Eggleston Kipper (1911 - 2011)
 
 Children:
  Sharon L Cantonwine Brown (1935 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harold Devere Cantonwine (1901 - 1972)*
  Lula Eleanor Cantonwine Carr (1902 - 1988)*
  Guy Cantonwine (1904 - 1982)*
  Charles R. Cantonwine (1906 - 1987)*
  Paul Everett Cantonwine (1909 - 1956)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Acacia Memorial Park and Funeral Home
Lake Forest Park
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: G3 Hemlock Section, Lot 21C, Sp. 1
 
Created by: Ann Koch
Record added: Oct 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12218666
Paul Everett Cantonwine
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Paul Everett Cantonwine
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I would appreciate being notified of any errors regarding this family member and also receiving any new information or headstone and family photographs.
- Ann Koch
 Added: Oct. 30, 2005
 
 
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