Mae Esther Leyshon

1 May 1895–1 June 1955 (Age 60)
Creede, Mineral, Colorado, United States

The Life of Mae Esther

When Mae Esther Leyshon was born on 1 May 1895, in Creede, Mineral, Colorado, United States, her father, Matthew Henry Leyshun, was 52 and her mother, Mary Jane Roe, was 24. She married Joseph Christian Core on 7 November 1913, in Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lamar, Prowers, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Durango, La Plata, Colorado, United States in 1930. She died on 1 June 1955, in Waldport, Lincoln, Oregon, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Amity, Yamhill, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Christian Core
1870–1926
Mae Esther Leyshon
1895–1955
Marriage: 7 November 1913
Charles Richard Core
1915–2002
Rachel Hattie Core
1916–1976
George Christian Core
1918–2010
Nellie Eunice Core
1920–
Henry Earl Core
1921–1922
Sadie May Core
1924–1983

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Christian Core

    Male1870–1926Male

    Female1895–1955Female

MARRIAGE
7 November 1913
Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States
children

(6)

    Male1915–2002Male

    Rachel Hattie Core

    Female1916–1976Female

    George Christian Core

    Male1918–2010Male

    Nellie Eunice Core

    Female1920–Female

    Henry Earl Core

    Male1921–1922Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Matthew Henry Leyshun

    Male1842–1932Male

    Female1870–1955Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1898 · Oregon Historical Society

Age 3

The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 
1911 · First U.S. Primary Elections Held

Age 16

The first U.S. primary elections were held in Oregon in 1911. 

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Sources (3)

  • May Core in household of Joe C Core, "United States Census, 1920"
  • May Core, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Esther May Leyshon in entry for George Christian Core and Irma Mae Gowan, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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