Cora Edith Tooley

1886–1929 (Age 42)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Cora Edith

When Cora Edith Tooley was born on 9 December 1886, in Kentucky, United States, her father, John Tooley, was 34 and her mother, Eliza Ann Hitchcock, was 36. She married Edward Elza Bennett on 22 February 1913, in Scioto, Ohio, United States. She lived in Springville, Greenup, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Firebrick, Lewis, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 August 1929, in Portsmouth, Wayne Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Mount Zion Methodist Church Cemetery, South Shore, Greenup, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cora Edith Tooley
Edward Elza Bennett
Marriage: 22 February 1913

Spouse & Children

22 February 1913
Scioto, Ohio, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John Tooley


  • Eliza Ann Hitchcock




  • James Brooks


  • Emma F. Tooley


  • Female1877–1959Female

  • Female1880–1964Female

  • Eniza Tooley


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 6

Historical Boundaries - 1892: Lewis, Kentucky, United States
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 12

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Toole .2 English (mainly Norfolk): from a pet form of the Middle English personal name Toll .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cora Bennet in household of Edward Bennet, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cora E Tooley in household of John Tooley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cora Tooley in household of John Tooley, "United States Census, 1900"

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