logo logo

Pauline Lewelling DEVITT

Pauline Lewelling DEVITT, American Member ber, State Board of Education. Member of American Association of University Women; State Horticultural Association; American Association for Education of the Blind; Federation of Womens Clubs.

Background

  • DEVITT, Pauline Lewelling was born on April 10, 1877 in Salem, Iowa, United States. Daughter of Lorenzo D. and Angie (Cook) Lewelling.

  • Education

    • High School, Wichita, Kansas, 1892. Kansas State University, 1897, Bachelor of Arts. University of Chicago, 1900.

    Career

    • President, State Suffrage Association, 1919. Delegate, at large, Republican National Convention, 1920. Appointed. Iowa State Board Education.

      1921; re-appointed, 1927. President, Iowa State Conference of Social Work, 1929.

    Membership

    Member of American Association of University Women. State Horticultural Association. American Association for Education of the Blind.

    Federation of Womens Clubs.

    Connections

    • Spouse James A. Devitt, August 20, 1901, Eldora, Iowa.
    See on larger map
    Born April 10, 1877
    Nationality