Cora Zannie Rountree

8 November 1895–17 December 1985 (Age 90)
Collingsworth, Texas, United States

The Life of Cora Zannie

When Cora Zannie Rountree was born on 8 November 1895, in Collingsworth, Texas, United States, her father, Albin Gordon Rountree, was 30 and her mother, Margaret Estell Brock, was 21. She married William Henry Lowry about 1914, in Collingsworth, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Yakima, Washington, United States in 1935 and Spokane City, Spokane, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 17 December 1985, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Fairmount Memorial Park, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Lowry
Cora Zannie Rountree
Marriage: about 1914
Mary Ileta Lowry
James Neal Lowry
Margaret Ellen Lowry

Spouse and Children

about 1914
Collingsworth, Texas, United States



    James Neal Lowry


    Margaret Ellen Lowry


Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 2

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 24

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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a rowan or mountain ash, from Middle English rown (Old Norse rogn) + tree (Old English trēow).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Zannie Lowry in household of William H Lowry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jannie Lowry in household of W Henry Lowry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Zannie A Rountree in household of Albert G Rountree, "United States Census, 1900"

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