|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1917|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2011|
On her maternal side, Pauline Hunt Hirshfield was the daughter of Paul Vane Hunt & Hattie May (Baldwin) Hunt, the granddaughter of Delbert D. "D. D." & Minerva Viola "Minnie" (Brooks) Baldwin, the great-granddaughter of Ira & Susannah V. (Cantonwine) Baldwin, the great-great-granddaughter of Michael & Catherine (Myers/Myres), and the g.g.g. granddaughter of Charles & 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.
Published in The Oklahoman on January 16, 2011
Pauline Hunt Hirshfield passed away in Bradenton, Florida, in Asbury Towers, January 5, 2011, where she resided for twenty years and lived to volunteer for many of those years. She was born January 11, 1917, in Oklahoma City, OK, and grew up in Edmond, OK, graduating from Edmond High School in 1935. Pauline and her husband, Dr. Albert C. Hirshfield, Sr., were members of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church in Oklahoma City. In the early 1960s, they were actively involved in mission work, spending summers in impoverished countries bringing their medical expertise. They were also involved in furthering educational opportunities for several people in the Oklahoma Indian Missionary Conference. Pauline was a member of the Oklahoma City and Manatee Medical Associations, the West Coast Symphony Association, and former member of the Oklahoma City Symphony Association. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Albert C. Hirshfield Sr.; her parents, Paul and Hattie Hunt; and younger sister, Irma Kennard. She is survived by her late husband's grandchildren and one great-granddaughter, Kim Mancuso; and three cousins: Roberta Miller of New York City; Muriel Stolz of Indianapolis, IN; and Lorene Arkeketa of Edmond, OK. Pauline will be buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, OK, 10:00 a.m, Tuesday, January 18, 2011.
Paul Vane Hunt (1884 - 1959)
Hattie May Baldwin Hunt (1888 - 1920)
Albert Clifford Hirshfield (1887 - 1970)
Pauline Hunt Hirshfield (1917 - 2011)
Irma May Hunt Kennard (1920 - 1992)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 20, 2011
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Aunt Pauline who were always the one who remembered us on Christmas and our birthdays. I remember your beautiful handwriting! I am sorry I didn't stay in touch more. I am sure you are happy to be re-united with grandfather. May the two of you rest in pe...(Read more)|
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