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Ernest Hemingway's Immediate Family Information

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Ernest Hemingway's Immediate Family Information

Posted: 22 Jul 2008 11:41AM GMT
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Hall,Hemingway,Richardson,Pfeiffer,Gellhorn,Welsh
Family

Parents

* Father - Clarence Hemingway. Born September 2, 1871, died December 6, 1928
* Mother - Grace Hall Hemingway. Born June 15, 1872, died June 28, 1951

Siblings

* Marcelline Hemingway. Born January 15, 1898, died December 9, 1963
* Ursula Hemingway. Born April 29, 1902, died October 30, 1966
* Madelaine Hemingway. Born November 28, 1904, died January 14, 1995
* Carol Hemingway. Born July 19, 1911, died October 27, 2002
* Leicester Hemingway. Born April 1, 1915, died September 13, 1982

Wives and children

* Elizabeth Hadley Richardson. Married September 3, 1921, divorced April 4, 1927.

Son, John Hadley Nicanor "Jack" Hemingway (aka Bumby). Born October 10, 1923, died December 1, 2000.

Granddaughter, Joan (Muffet) Hemingway
Granddaughter, Margaux Hemingway
Granddaughter, Mariel Hemingway

* Pauline Pfeiffer. Married May 10, 1927, divorced November 4, 1940.

Son, Patrick. Born June 28, 1928.

Granddaughter, Mina Hemingway

Son, Gregory Hemingway (called 'Gig' by Hemingway; later called himself 'Gloria'). Born November 12, 1931, died October 1, 2001.

Grandchildren, Patrick, Edward, Sean, Brendan, Vanessa, Maria, John Hemingway and Lorian Hemingway

* Martha Gellhorn. Married November 21, 1940, divorced December 21, 1945.

* Mary Welsh. Married March 14, 1946.

On 19 August 1946, she miscarried due to ectopic pregnancy.

Awards and honors

During his lifetime Hemingway was awarded with:

* Silver Medal of Military Valor (medaglia d'argento) in World War I
* Bronze Star (War Correspondent-Military Irregular in World War II) in 1947
* Award of Merit from American Academy of Arts & Letters in 1954
* Pulitzer Prize in 1953 (for The Old Man and the Sea)
* Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954 (for his lifetime literary achievements)

Ernest has won 2 medals for bull fighting as well.

A minor planet, was discovered by Soviet astronomer Nikolai Stepanovich Chernykh in 1978 and named after him, 3656 Hemingway.
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