Cora Lee Nations

23 October 1887–9 November 1981 (Age 94)
Wilmot, Jackson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Cora Lee

When Cora Lee Nations was born on 23 October 1887, in Wilmot, Jackson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Asaph Joseph Nations, was 45 and her mother, Charity Palestine Cocherham, was 41. She married John Oscar Bumgarner on 5 January 1908, in Jackson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Barkers Creek Township, Jackson, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years and Sylva, Jackson, North Carolina, United States in 1981. She died on 9 November 1981, at the age of 94, and was buried in Jackson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Oscar Bumgarner
1883–1948
Cora Lee Nations
1887–1981
Marriage: 5 January 1908
James Charles Bumgarner
1908–1974
Robert Fred Bumgarner
1910–1959
Gorsie Bumgarner
1911–1973
Eula Lee Bumgarner
1914–1973
William Earl Bumgarner
1918–2000
Thomas Hubert Bumgarner
1923–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 January 1908
Jackson, North Carolina, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 10

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 25

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Nation .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cora Bumgarner in household of J A Bumgarner, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cora Bumgarner in household of John Bumgarner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carah Bumgarner in household of John Bumgarner, "United States Census, 1920"

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