Zora Cornelia Divine

Brief Life History of Zora Cornelia

When Zora Cornelia Divine was born on 3 October 1871, in Dade, Missouri, United States, her father, James Monroe Divine, was 23 and her mother, Orlena Jane Clayton, was 21. She married Aaron Abraham French on 15 March 1888, in Greenfield, Dade, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Chehalis, Lewis, Washington, United States in 1910 and Cedar Township, Dade, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 19 December 1945, in Golden City, Barton, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Sylvania, Dade, Missouri, United States.

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John Granville Bishop Jr.
Zora Cornelia Divine
Marriage: 20 November 1890
Troy Clarence Bishop
Floyd Lee Bishop
Ethel Ida Bishop
John Earl Bishop
Arthur Clifford Bishop
Ira Ray Bishop
James Oval Bishop
Nina Estel Bishop
Roy Robert Bishop

Sources (17)

  • Zara C Bishop in household of Jno G Bishop, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Zona Divine in the Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002
  • Zora Cornelia Divine Bishop, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.


Historical Boundaries 1873: Lewis, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Lewis, Washington, United States

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

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.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Devine .

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

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