Cora Ellen Agan

1882–1965 (Age 83)
Valeene, Orange, Indiana, United States

The Life of Cora Ellen

When Cora Ellen Agan was born on 6 July 1882, in Valeene, Orange, Indiana, United States, her father, Alfred Agan, was 41 and her mother, Mary Ann Kimbrel, was 36. She married James Virgil Trinkle in Orange, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bussey, Marion, Iowa, United States in 1925 and Liberty Township, Marion, Iowa, United States in 1930. She died on 21 August 1965, in Knoxville, Marion, Iowa, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Attica, Marion, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cora Ellen Agan
1882–1965
James Virgil Trinkle
1880–1922
Marriage:
Susan Margaret "Ruth" Trinkle
1902–1997
Alfred Merle Trinkle
1905–1985
Jean Mary Trinkle
1907–1988
Curtis James Trinkle
1909–2001
Ada Oletha Trinkle
1911–2001
Madonna Hope Trinkle
1914–1991
Robert Lee Trinkle
1919–2000
William Ray Trinkle
1921–2008

Spouse & Children

  • Female1882–1965Female

  • James Virgil Trinkle

    Male1880–1922Male

MARRIAGE
Orange, Indiana, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Alfred Agan

    Male1840–1915Male

  • Mary Ann Kimbrel

    Female1845–1884Female

siblings

(6)

  • Male1867–1955Male

  • William Bingaman Agan

    Male1869–Male

  • John Robert Agan

    Male1871–1952Male

  • Female1873–1923Female

  • Mary Etta Agan

    Female1876–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1884 · There is now a Capital Building

Age 2

The capitol building in Des Moines originally had a budget of $1,500,000 but complications arose because of the need of a redesign. The building was dedicated on January 17, 1884, but it wasn’t completed until 1886. On January 4, 1904, a fire started and swept through the areas that housed the Supreme Court and Iowa House of Representatives. A major restoration was performed and documented, with the addition of electrical lighting, elevators, and a telephone system. By the early 1980s, the sandstone exterior of the Capitol had started deteriorating and prompted the installation of canopies to protect pedestrians from falling rubble. The entire reconstruction process took around 18 years to complete.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: probably a variant of Egan .2 Americanized form of Swiss German Eggen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cora E Trinkle, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Cora C Trinkle in household of James Trinkle, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cora E Trinkle, "United States Census, 1930"

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