Cora Lulene Weldon

1894–1970 (Age 75)
Elmore, Alabama, United States

The Life of Cora Lulene

When Cora Lulene Weldon was born on 9 November 1894, in Elmore, Alabama, United States, her father, Ottie G. Weldon, was 23 and her mother, Minnie Lee Pierce, was 15. She married George Lewis Spivey on 12 July 1915. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in River View, Chambers, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 13 Langdale-Shawmut-River View and Fairfax, Chambers, Alabama, United States in 1940. She died on 20 March 1970, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Cora Lulene Weldon
1894–1970
George Lewis Spivey
1884–1927
Marriage: 12 July 1915
George Dennis Spivey
1916–1992

Spouse & Children

  • Female1894–1970Female

  • George Lewis Spivey

    Male1884–1927Male

MARRIAGE
12 July 1915
children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 1

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.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Northamptonshire called Weldon, from Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + dūn ‘hill’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cordie Humphrey in household of A M Humphrey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cora L Spivey in household of George L Spivey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cora Spivey in household of Oddee G. Weldon, "United States Census, 1940"

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