Rebecca Ann Warren

6 May 1876–30 May 1965 (Age 89)
Jackson, Alabama, United States

The Life of Rebecca Ann

When Rebecca Ann Warren was born on 6 May 1876, in Jackson, Alabama, United States, her father, Abraham B Warren, was 33 and her mother, Cansada Collins, was 22. She married George Riley Cox on 12 January 1896, in Scott, Arkansas, United States. She died on 30 May 1965, in Logan, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Carolan Cemetery, Carolan, Logan, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Riley Cox
Rebecca Ann Warren
Marriage: 12 January 1896

Spouse and Children

12 January 1896
Scott, Arkansas, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Abraham B Warren


    Cansada Collins




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World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 7

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 19

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 28

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from La Varrenne in Seine-Maritime, France, named with a Gaulish element probably descriptive of alluvial land or sandy soil.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a game park, or an occupational name for someone employed in one, from Anglo-Norman French warrene or Middle English wareine ‘warren’, ‘piece of land for breeding game’.3 Irish: adopted as an Englsih form of Gaelic Ó Murnáin ( see Murnane , Warner ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Rebecca Warren in household of Abraham Warren, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Rebecca A Warren, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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