Cola Bruce Joiner

24 November 1883–11 May 1951 (Age 67)
Stewart, Georgia, United States

The Life of Cola Bruce

When Cola Bruce Joiner was born on 24 November 1883, in Stewart, Georgia, United States, her father, Alfred Jefferson Joiner, was 56 and her mother, Emily Josephine Draffin, was 34. She married James Robert Maxwell on 22 January 1906, in Cairo, Thomas, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in District 1507, Grady, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and District 1194, Mitchell, Georgia, United States in 1940. She died on 11 May 1951, at the age of 67, and was buried in Cairo, Thomas, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Robert Maxwell
1876–1916
Cola Bruce Joiner
1883–1951
Marriage: 22 January 1906
Alice May Maxwell
1907–1965
Infant Maxwell
1909–1909
Alfred James Maxwell
1910–1966
Sarah Maxwell
1912–1913

Spouse and Children

    James Robert Maxwell

    Male1876–1916Male

    Female1883–1951Female

MARRIAGE
22 January 1906
Cairo, Thomas, Georgia, United States
children

(4)

    Alice May Maxwell

    Female1907–1965Female

    Infant Maxwell

    Male1909–1909Male

    Male1910–1966Male

    Sarah Maxwell

    Female1912–1913Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887

Age 4

Historical Boundaries: 1887: Polk, Georgia, United States
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 18

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of wooden furniture, Anglo-Norman French joignour (Old French joigneor, from joinre ‘to join’, ‘to connect’, Latin iungere).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bruice Maxwell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Br* Dees in household of H Dees, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Brooks Dees, "United States Census, 1940"

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