Bernice Lee Coggin

1907–1991 (Age 84)
Nash, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Bernice Lee

When Bernice Lee Coggin was born on 10 February 1907, in Nash, North Carolina, United States, her father, Martin Alonzo Coggins, was 26 and her mother, Nina Blanche Boothe, was 20. She married Zebulon Vance Moss on 13 September 1924, in Nash, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Nashville, Nash, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Rocky Mount, Nash, North Carolina, United States in 1991. She died on 30 November 1991, in Nash, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Forest Hills Cemetery, Nashville, Nash, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bernice Lee Coggin
1907–1991
Zebulon Vance Moss
1901–1970
Marriage: 13 September 1924

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
13 September 1924
Nash, North Carolina, United States

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(3)

  • Melvin Gray Coggins

    Male1905–1974Male

  • Female1907–1991Female

  • Elias James Coggins

    Male1910–1957Male

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 11

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1929

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cogadháin ( see Coogan ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Burnice L Moss in household of Zeb V Moss, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bernice Coggin in household of Martin A Coggin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Burnest L Coggian in household of Martin A Coggian, "United States Census, 1920"

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