Cora Stevens

1891–1954 (Age 63)
Jenningsville, Windham Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Cora

When Cora Stevens was born in 1891, in Jenningsville, Windham Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Benjamin Stevens Jr, was 53 and her mother, Lucy Pewterbaugh, was 40. She lived in Mehoopany Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. She died in 1954, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Stevens Jr
1838–1916
Lucy Pewterbaugh
1851–1918
George Stevens
1867–
Jeannette Stevens
1871–1889
Cynthia Stevens
1872–1943
Nora Stevens
1874–1942
Flora Bell Stevens
1876–
Lucia Stevens
1880–1880
Lucy Stevens
1880–1971
Benjamin Stevens
1882–1947
Susan Stevens
1884–1884
Arthur Stevens
1886–
Howard Stevens
1887–1956
John Stevens
1888–1888
George S. Stevens
1888–1889
Cora Mae Stevens
1891–1954
Cora Stevens
1891–1954
Julie Stevens
1893–1893

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Stevens Jr

    Male1838–1916Male

    Lucy Pewterbaugh

    Female1851–1918Female

siblings

(16)

    George Stevens

    Male1867–Male

    Jeannette Stevens

    Female1871–1889Female

    Cynthia Stevens

    Female1872–1943Female

    Nora Stevens

    Female1874–1942Female

    Flora Bell Stevens

    Female1876–Female

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 14

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Cora Stevens in household of Benjamin Stevens, "United States Census, 1900"

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