Women Candidates for the "Mercury Program"
(Mercury 13)

Women Candidates for the Mercury Program

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Surname Given names Date of Birth Place of Birth Selection Position Status Marital status Children Date of Death Place of Death
Cagle Myrtle K. Thompson "Kay" 03.06.1925 Salma / North Carolina 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 married one (?)    
Cobb Geraldyne Menor "Jerrie" 05.03.1931 Norman / Oklahoma 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 single   18.03.2019 Sun City Center / Florida
Dietrich Janet Christine "Jan" 28.07.1926 San Francisco / California 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 single   06.06.2008 San Francisco / California
Dietrich Marion 28.07.1926 San Francisco / California 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 single   01.12.1974 ?
Funk II Mary Wallace "Wally" 31.01.1939 Taos / New Mexico 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963        
Hart Jane Briggs "Janey" 20.10.1921 Midland / Michigan 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 widowed nine 05.06.2015 West Hartford / Connecticut
Hixson Jean F. 30.09.1922 Hoopeston / Illinois 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963     21.09.1984 Akron / Ohio
Leverton Irene Helen 03.03.1927 Chicago / Illinois 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 single   23.07.2017 Paulden / Arizona
Ratley Sarah Lee Gorelick ??.??.1931 Overland Park / Kansas 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 married      
Steadman Bernice Trimble 09.07.1925 Rudyard / Michigan 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 married two 12.03.2015 Traverse City / Michigan
Stumbough Gene Nora 10.01.1937 Springfield / Illinois 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 married two    
Truhill Geraldine Hamilton "Jerri" 18.11.1928 Pampa / Texas 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 married one (?) 18.11.2013 Irving / Texas
Woltman Rhea Hurrle Allison 01.01.1928 Fair Haven / Minnesota 01.02.1960 Pilot Ret. 01.06.1963 widowed      

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