Cora Florence Woolsey

13 September 1889–27 April 1912 (Age 22)
Hancock, Pulaski, Missouri, United States

The Life of Cora Florence

When Cora Florence Woolsey was born on 13 September 1889, in Hancock, Pulaski, Missouri, United States, her father, James Henderson Woolsey, was 45 and her mother, Sarah Catherine Adaline Houser, was 39. She married Lemuel Harrison Bartlett on 8 December 1907, in Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States. She died on 27 April 1912, at the age of 22.

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Lemuel Harrison Bartlett
Cora Florence Woolsey
Marriage: 8 December 1907

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8 December 1907
Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, United States

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 7

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Wulsi, Old English Wulfsige, composed of the elements wulf ‘wolf’ + sige ‘victory’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Corah F Woolsey in household of James H Woolsey, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cora Wolsey, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Cora Wolsey, "Arkansas Marriages, 1837-1944"

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