Margaret Cora Caldwell

1884–1959 (Age 75)
Montgomery, Texas, United States

The Life of Margaret Cora

When Margaret Cora Caldwell was born on 1 January 1884, in Montgomery, Texas, United States, her father, John Lark Caldwell, was 27 and her mother, Josephine Tackett, was 23. She married Oscar Agan on 4 September 1904, in Titus, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Altus, Jackson, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and East Walnut Township, Canadian, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 13 July 1959, in Hobart, Kiowa, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Hobart Rose Cemetery, Hobart, Kiowa, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Margaret Cora Caldwell
Oscar Agan
Marriage: 4 September 1904
Otis Ollie Agan
Mamie Ailene Agan
Lee Roy Agan
Leroy Agan
Essie Agan
Beaty Agan
Lois Evelyn Agan

Spouse & Children

4 September 1904
Titus, Texas, United States


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • John Lark Caldwell


  • Josephine Tackett




+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 10

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Age 20

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: habitational name from any of several places in England and Scotland, variously spelled, that are named with Old English cald ‘cold’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Caldwell in North Yorkshire is one major source of the surname; Caldwell in Renfrewshire in Scotland another.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • M Cora Agan in household of Oscar Agan, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cora Agan in household of Oscar Agan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cora Caldwell, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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