Clifford E. Corcoran

25 October 1908–21 May 1979 (Age 70)
Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States

The Life of Clifford E.

When Clifford E. Corcoran was born on 25 October 1908, in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States, his father, William Thomas Corcoran, was 47 and his mother, Maria Elizabeth Chappell, was 34. He married Helen Odessa Palmgren on 27 June 1931, in Oak Harbor, Island, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Lummi Island, Whatcom, Washington, United States in 1930 and Lummi Island Township, Whatcom, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 21 May 1979, in Skagway, Municipality and Borough of Skagway, Alaska, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Lummi Island Cemetery, Lummi Island, Whatcom, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clifford E. Corcoran
1908–1979
Helen Odessa Palmgren
1913–1993
Marriage: 27 June 1931
Edward Clifford Corcoran
1932–2017
Clyde Edwin Corcoran
1934–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 June 1931
Oak Harbor, Island, Washington, United States
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

Age 2

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.
1927

Age 19

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corcráin ‘descendant of Corcrán’, a diminutive of the personal name Corcra ( see Corkery ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clifford Corcoran in household of William T Corcoran, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clifford Corcoran in household of William Corcoran, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clifford Corcoran in household of William Corcoran, "United States Census, 1920"

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