Anna Edna Corcoran

Female10 January 1869–10 March 1916

Brief Life History of Anna Edna

When Anna Edna Corcoran was born on 10 January 1869, in Whiting, Jackson, Kansas, United States, her father, William John Corcoran, was 43 and her mother, Marcia Elizabeth Stapleton, was 27. She married Harry James Burnap on 3 January 1893, in Fulton, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Election Precinct 29 Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States in 1910. She died on 10 March 1916, in Jefferson, Cardston, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 47, and was buried in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States.

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Harry James Burnap
Anna Edna Corcoran
Marriage: 3 January 1893
Mable Edna Burnap
Dorothy Burnap
Arthur Wilkerson Burnap
Margaret Eileen Burnap

Sources (8)

  • Anna Corcoran in household of John Corcoran, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Anna Edna Corcoran - birth: 10 January 1869; Whiting, Jackson, Kansas, United States
  • Anna E. Corcoran, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 January 1893Fulton, Georgia, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.


    Age 2

    Historical Boundaries: 1871: Jefferson, Alabama, United States [Spreads across Jefferson and Shelby counties]

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 13

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brigid, Caitlin, Dermot, Eamon, John Patrick, Kieran, Liam, Sinead.

    Irish and Manx: shortened Anglicized form of either Ó Corcráin ‘descendant of Corcrán’, or Mac Corcráin ‘son of Corcrán’, a diminutive of the personal name Corcra, derived from corcair ‘purple’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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