Cora Lee Abdill

February 1865–25 June 1962 (Age 97)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Cora Lee

When Cora Lee Abdill was born in February 1865, in Ohio, United States, her father, Dr. David L Abdill, was 29 and her mother, Minerva Caroline McKinney, was 33. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Dr Charles S Mattison. She lived in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 1, Ward, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 25 June 1962, in Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States.

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Dr Charles S Mattison
Cora Lee Abdill
Jennie Charlie Mattison
Chas J Mathison
Joseph M Mathison
David Douglas Mattison

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    Minerva Caroline McKinney




World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 5

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 31

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Cora L Abdell in household of David L Abdell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Coree L Mattison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cora L Mathison in household of Chas. S Mathison, "United States Census, 1900"

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