Cora Viola Groover

3 March 1918–2 August 1996 (Age 78)
Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Cora Viola

When Cora Viola Groover was born on 3 March 1918, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, her father, Lovick Pierce Groover, was 31 and her mother, Mattie Lamb, was 25. She died on 2 August 1996, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Chattanooga Memorial Park Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States.

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 13

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Gruber .

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

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  • Cora Groover in household of Lorick Groover, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Find a Grave.

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