Cornelia Nile Tevis

1898–1991 (Age 93)
Texas, United States

The Life of Cornelia Nile

When Cornelia Nile Tevis was born on 8 February 1898, in Texas, United States, her father, Samuel Childs Tevis, was 26 and her mother, Zena Nile Freeman, was 22. She married Alfred L Sullivan on 14 September 1921. She lived in St. Mary, Louisiana, United States in 1910 and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 February 1991, in Portland, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 92.

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Cornelia Nile Tevis
Alfred L Sullivan
Marriage: 14 September 1921

Spouse & Children

14 September 1921

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 3

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Tewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cornelia N Sullivan in household of Samuel C Tevis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cornelia Tevio in household of Samuel C Tevio, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Correlia Tevis in household of Samuel C Tevis, "United States Census, 1910"

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