Lora Ines Tupper

1 January 1896–8 January 1971 (Age 75)
Southville, Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Lora Ines

When Lora Ines Tupper was born on 1 January 1896, in Southville, Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, Charles Henry Tupper, was 29 and her mother, Eva Amanda Emery, was 28. She married Amos Porter Bresee on 21 April 1913, in St. Lawrence, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 13 daughters. She lived in Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States for about 5 years. She died on 8 January 1971, in Potsdam, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Stockholm Center, Stockholm, St. Lawrence, New York, United States.

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Amos Porter Bresee
Lora Ines Tupper
Marriage: 21 April 1913
Sr. Charles Earl Bresee
Leona E Bresee
Luthera Bresee
Bella L. Bresee
Leona E. Bresee
Blanche E. Bresee
Edith M. Bresee
Eleanor Lora Bresee
Lora I Bresee
Amos B. Bresee
Ina C. Bresee
Grace Bresee
Iva L. Bresee
Lloyd Bresee
Lois A. Bresee
Helena Mae Bresee

Spouse and Children

21 April 1913
St. Lawrence, New York, United States


    Sr. Charles Earl Bresee


    Luthera Bresee


    Bella L. Bresee




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 0

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 20

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a herdsman who had charge of rams, from an agent derivative of Middle English to(u)pe ‘ram’ (of uncertain origin).2 German (Tüpper): occupational name for a potter, from Middle Low German duppe, Rhenish düppen ‘pot’. This is predominantly a Rhineland surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lora I Tupper, "New York, State Census, 1905"
  • Laura A Tuffer in household of Charles Tuffer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lora Bresee in household of Charles H Tupper, "United States Census, 1930"

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