Cora Lucinda Tomlinson

3 January 1878–24 May 1953 (Age 75)
Dekorra, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Cora Lucinda

When Cora Lucinda Tomlinson was born on 3 January 1878, in Dekorra, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States, her father, John Tomlinson, was 45 and her mother, Lucinda Blood, was 39. She married Allen Burgess Bisbee on 11 July 1906, in Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Columbia, Wisconsin, United States in 1878. She died on 24 May 1953, in Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Burgess Bisbee
1879–1962
Cora Lucinda Tomlinson
1878–1953
Marriage: 11 July 1906
Orris Dean Bisbee
1910–1983
Milo Burgess Bisbee
1912–1984
Marathon Clark Bisbee
1918–1970

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 July 1906
Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin, United States
children

(3)

    Male1910–1983Male

    Milo Burgess Bisbee

    Male1912–1984Male

    Marathon Clark Bisbee

    Male1918–1970Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Tomlinson

    Male1832–1903Male

    Lucinda Blood

    Female1838–1914Female

siblings

(13)

    Melissa Ann Tomlinson

    Female1856–1893Female

    Emma Jane Tomlinson

    Female1859–1897Female

    Female1861–1947Female

    Eva Mae Tomlinson

    Female1863–1941Female

    Male1866–1949Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 5

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

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

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cora S Bisbea in household of Allen B Bisbea, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Cora Tomlinson in household of Milo Tomlinson, "Wisconsin, State Census, 1905"
  • Cora Bisbee in household of Allen Bisbee, "United States Census, 1940"

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