David Freeman Corporon

1847–17 September 1899 (Age 52)
Iowa, United States

The Life of David Freeman

When David Freeman Corporon was born in 1847, in Iowa, United States, his father, George Gaines Corporon, was 38 and his mother, Lourena Freeman, was 32. He married Mrs. May Corporon in 1867, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Richland Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Elm Township, Putnam, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 17 September 1899, at the age of 52, and was buried in Martinstown Cemetery, Unionville, Putnam, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Freeman Corporon
Mary Isabelle “Belle” Buckallew
Marriage: 1878
William Edward Corporon
Sarah M. Corporon
Earney Corporan
Walter Ernest Corporon
Charles Everett Corporon
Charles Evert Corporon
Laura Belle Corporon
Ora Francis Corporon
Ardena E. Corporon
Golda Leona Corporon

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World Events (8)

1847 · The Great Seal of the State of Iowa is made

Age 0

The Great Seal of the State of Iowa was created in 1847 and depicts a soldier standing in a wheat field surrounded by symbols including farming, mining, and transportation with the Mississippi River in the background. An eagle overhead bears the state motto.

Age 13

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered form of a French habitational name Corberon, from a place so named in Côte-d'Or.

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

Sources (3)

  • David Corporen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • David Caprill in household of George G Caprill, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David Freeman Corporon, "Find A Grave Index"

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