Missouri Kansas Cockrum

Brief Life History of Missouri Kansas

When Missouri Kansas Cockrum was born on 18 January 1875, in Gainesville, Ozark, Missouri, United States, her father, James C. Cockrum Jr., was 38 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Rhoades, was 28. She had at least 2 sons with Walter Franklin Bryan. She lived in Carter Township, Carter, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 14 October 1941, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Franklin Bryan
1873–1932
Missouri Kansas Cockrum
1875–1941
Fred Edward Bryan
1893–1967
Earl Bryan
1899–

Sources (5)

  • Lou Bryan in household of Frank Bryan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Missouri Kansas Cockrum Bryan, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Lulu Bryant in household of Frank Bryant, "United States Census, 1910"

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.

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

Probably a shortened form of English Cockerham , or an altered form of Scottish Cochran .

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

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