Cora Belle Hunter

10 October 1877–3 April 1948 (Age 70)
Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States

The Life of Cora Belle

When Cora Belle Hunter was born on 10 October 1877, in Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States, her father, Jacob G Hunter, was 24 and her mother, Mary Ellen James, was 24. She married Ernest Greer on 7 February 1899, in Hughesville, Pettis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Longwood, Pettis, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. She died on 3 April 1948, in Sedalia Township, Pettis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Hughesville, Pettis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Greer
1873–1946
Cora Belle Hunter
1877–1948
Marriage: 7 February 1899
Eugene M Greer
1910–1967
Ernest Greer Jr.
1914–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 February 1899
Hughesville, Pettis, Missouri, United States
children

(2)

    Male1910–1967Male

    Ernest Greer Jr.

    Male1914–1935Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1853–Male

    Mary Ellen James

    Female1853–1889Female

siblings

(3)

    Female1877–1948Female

    Jessie Aurora Hunter

    Female1879–1966Female

    Charles Theodore Hunter

    Male1880–1935Male

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

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

Scottish, English, and northern Irish: variant of Hunt , a Middle English secondary derivative formed with the addition of the agent noun suffix -er.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cora B Greer in household of Earnest Greer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cora B Greer in household of Ernest Greer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cora B Greer in household of E Greer, "United States Census, 1920"

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