Cordia Chaney

1899–1958 (Age 59)
Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Cordia

When Cordia Chaney was born about 1899, in Rockcastle, Kentucky, United States, her father, William Perry Chaney, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Jane Bradley, was 21. She had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Walter Edd Nicely Sr. She lived in Magisterial District 2, Campbell, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 2 Bryantsville, Garrard, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died in 1958, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Walter Edd Nicely Sr
1894–1986
Cordia Chaney
1899–1958
Russell Willard Nicely
1917–1985
Kenneth Nicely
1920–1990
Gladys Nicely
1921–
Glenda Jane Nicely
1924–1981
Denver William Nicely
1926–1994
Walter Edd Nicely
1928–1973
Paul Clinton Nicely
1932–2008

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Russell Willard Nicely

    Male1917–1985Male

    Kenneth Nicely

    Male1920–1990Male

    Gladys Nicely

    Female1921–Female

    Glenda Jane Nicely

    Female1924–1981Female

    Denver William Nicely

    Male1926–1994Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 1

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Chesney .2 French: habitational name from any of the various places called Chanet or Le Chanet, from Latin canna ‘reed’ + the suffix -etum denoting an inhabitant.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cardia C Nicely in household of Walter Nicely, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cordia Nicely in household of Walter Nicely, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Corda C Chaney in household of William Chaney, "United States Census, 1900"

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