Dola Mae Cossin

15 March 1902–15 April 1984 (Age 82)
Mason, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Dola Mae

When Dola Mae Cossin was born on 15 March 1902, in Mason, West Virginia, United States, her father, William Allen Cossin, was 32 and her mother, Virginia Frances Hawkins, was 26. She married Pearley Snyder in 1922, in Mason, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in West Virginia, United States in 1902 and Union District, Mason, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 15 April 1984, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pearley Snyder
Dola Mae Cossin
Marriage: 1922
Opal Snyder
Arville "Arvie" David Snyder
Gladys Louise Snyder
Lloyd Snyder
Guy Stanley Snyder

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1922Mason, West Virginia, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 1
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
    Age 2
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    Age 25
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    French: derivative of Cosse 3 ‘pod’.Americanized form of German Kossin, unexplained.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • Dola M Cossin in household of William A Cossin, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Dola Cassim in entry for Elwood Webb and Opal Snyder, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Dola Snyder in household of Pearl Snyder, "United States Census, 1940"

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