Cora Mae Hindman

20 February 1901–24 May 1964 (Age 63)
Texas, United States

The Life of Cora Mae

When Cora Mae Hindman was born on 20 February 1901, in Texas, United States, her father, Robert Price Hindman, was 38 and her mother, Mary Willis McDonald, was 43. She married George Washington Peckham in Van Zandt, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Wills Point, Van Zandt, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 4, Franklin, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 24 May 1964, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Edgewood, Van Zandt, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Peckham
Cora Mae Hindman
Ethel Mae Peckham
Charlie Howard Peckham

Spouse and Children

    George Washington Peckham



Van Zandt, Texas, United States



    Charlie Howard Peckham


Parents and Siblings



    Florence A Hindman


    James R. Hindman




    Jessie Dee Hindman


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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 4

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 17

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Hyndman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cora Peckham in household of George W Peckham, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cora May Peckham in household of George W Peckham, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cora M Peckham in household of George W Peckham, "United States Census, 1930"

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