Cornelia L. Harkins

Ontario, Canada

The Life of Cornelia L.

Cornelia L. Harkins was born in 1887, in Ontario, Canada as the daughter of Harkins and Donia Thayer. She married George Covey on 1 January 1906, in Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States.

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George Covey
Cornelia L. Harkins
Marriage: 1 January 1906

Spouse and Children

1 January 1906
Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Donia Thayer




World Events (3)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 19

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.
1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 47

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.

Age 95

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Harkin .2 English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Harkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harkins, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Cornelia L. Harkins, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"
  • Cornelia L. Hawkins, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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