Winnifred Corley

24 September 1898–March 1985 (Age 86)
Weaver, Randolph, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Winnifred

When Winnifred Corley was born on 24 September 1898, in Weaver, Randolph, West Virginia, United States, her father, Joseph Warren Corley, was 30 and her mother, Eliza Etta Steerman, was 22. She married Clarence Leroy Green on 26 October 1915, in West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Meade Magisterial District, Upshur, West Virginia, United States for about 15 years and Buckhannon Magisterial District, Upshur, West Virginia, United States in 1940. She died in March 1985, at the age of 86.

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Clarence Leroy Green
Winnifred Corley
Marriage: 26 October 1915
Allen Millard Green

Spouse and Children

26 October 1915
West Virginia, United States


    Allen Millard Green


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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Curley .2 English: habitational name from Corley in Warwickshire or Coreley in Shropshire, both named with Old English corna, a metathesized form of crona, genitive plural of cron, cran ‘crane’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nanie Carley in household of Eliza Carley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mamie Corley in household of Joseph W Corley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Warnie Green in household of Clarence L Green, "United States Census, 1940"

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