Lora P Graham

15 March 1880–before 15 April 1910 (Age 30)
, Floyd, Virginia, USA

The Life of Lora P

When Lora P Graham was born on 15 March 1880, in Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, Noah Bluford Graham, was 35 and her mother, Mary Rosabell Cole, was 28. She married Homer Harry Dickerson on 30 November 1897. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Virginia, United States in 1880 and Alum Ridge, Floyd, Virginia, United States in 1900. She died before 15 April 1910, at the age of 30.

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Family Time Line

Homer Harry Dickerson
1876–1938
Lora P Graham
1880–1910
Marriage: 30 November 1897
Thurman Dickerson
1898–1993
Thurman Dickerson
1898–1993
Ariella Dickerson
1900–1928

Spouse and Children

    Homer Harry Dickerson

    Male1876–1938Male

    Female1880–1910Female

MARRIAGE
30 November 1897
, Floyd, Virginia, USA
children

(3)

    Thurman Dickerson

    Male1898–1993Male

    Thurman Dickerson

    Male1898–1993Male

    Ariella Dickerson

    Female1900–1928Female

Parents and Siblings

    Noah Bluford Graham

    Male1844–1916Male

    Female1851–1893Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1880–1910Female

    Kemper Graham

    Male1883–1883Male

    Joseph Dalas Graham

    Male1883–1975Male

    Female1887–1977Female

    Nannie Graham

    Female1888–1890Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 2

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 10

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.

Name Meaning

Gaelic: From the Gaelic words "gruama," meaning surly, stern, morose, dark, gloomy; "gruamach," meaning surly, stern, frowning, grim; or "gruaimean," meaning a surly man, a man with a frowning visage

Sources (3)

  • Lora ? Dickerson in household of Homer Dickerson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Laura Dickerson in entry for Homer Dickerson, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • Lora Dickerson in entry for Thurman Dickerson and Cora Mae Scott, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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