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Cora Belle Adkins

Cora Belle Adkins

Female 1878 - 1957  (79 years)

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  • Name Cora Belle Adkins  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 17 Apr 1878  Lawrence Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Oct 1957  Huntington, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried Spring Hill Cem, Huntington, Cabell Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I13058  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2015 

    Father Joseph L. Adkins,   b. Abt 1841, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Mother Sarah Elizabeth Wall,   b. 5 Jul 1843, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1929, Lawrence Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Y  [2
    Family ID F4736  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Wesley Sowards,   b. 13 Feb 1878, Windsor, Lawrence Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1963, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1900  Huntington, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
    +1. Thelma Mae Sowards,   b. 17 Apr 1902, Huntington, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1985, Huntington, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Inez Cora Sowards
     3. Leonidis Wesley Sowards,   b. 15 Feb 1906, Scottown, Lawrence Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1928, Huntington, Cabell Cnty, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F4755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 census lists her parents Joseph Adkins and Sarah, and 6 Ohio-born children: Lucinda, 11; America, 9; John T, 7; William, 5; Cora B, 4; and Frank, 5 months [born Jan 1880]. 1880 U.S. Census, Rome Twsp, Lawrence Cnty, OH (T 9, Roll 1039, stamped p. 298D).

  • Sources 
    1. [S791] OH Census 1880, Lawrence|, Ohio, Lawrence Cnty, 1880 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C. ), (T9, Roll 1039, stamped p. 298D).

    2. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 83417631.

    3. [S793] Ancestry Tree - Read Griggs|, D. Susan Griggs Read, "Read Griggs", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/13654589/person ; and Email correspondence from dsregus@aol.com).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 64181832.

    5. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 64181970.