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Pauline Elmira Brookshire Jarrell
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1834
Randolph County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1926
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

Pauline Elmyra Brookshire was born December 9, 1834, the daughter of
Benjamin and Mary Williams Brookshire of Randolph County. Their home
and the post office, which was a separate building in their front
yard, was known as the "white house," because it was the only house inthat part
of the county painted white. Mr. Brookshire was the
postmaster.

After graduating from Jonesville Female Academy, Miss Brookshire
taught school in Randolph County.

In 1859, she married Manliff Jarrell and moved to High Point, where
her husband's family had already moved from Pleasant Garden.

In 1862, Manliff Jarrell purchased the first residence built in High
Point by his brother-in-law, Seborn Perry, and enlarged it into the
well-known Jarrell's Hotel. The hotel was operated by Mr. and Mrs.
Jarrell.

She was active in church and civic life in the community and was known
as a business woman, joining her husband in his varied business
interests.

Mrs. Jarrell died in 1926 and is buried in Oakwood Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ben J Brookshire (1793 - 1863)
  Mary Williams Brookshire (1798 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Manliff Jarrell (1829 - 1892)*
 
 Children:
  William M. Jarrell (1874 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Enoch Brookshire (1816 - 1896)*
  Nancy Brookshire Cox (1820 - 1902)*
  Wincie P. Brookshire Allen (1828 - 1909)*
  Benjamin Whitson Brookshire (1832 - 1917)*
  Pauline Elmira Brookshire Jarrell (1834 - 1926)
  Bethel L. Brookshire (1839 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
High Point
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Oakwood Municipal
 
Created by: Wilton Golson
Record added: Aug 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55708032
Pauline Elmira <i>Brookshire</i> Jarrell
Added by: EAHJr
 
 
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 Added: Aug. 15, 2017
 
 
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