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Re: Cora Marguarite Jones


Posted By: Sarah Thorson Little (email)
Date: 7/23/2017 at 02:14:52

In Response To: Cora Marguarite Jones (Liz Nichols)

It appears that Cora's mother died ca. January 7, 1891 in Northern Minnesota

Cora Jones [born September 22, 1877] in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa married on November 22, 1894 in West Branch, Iowa to C. B. Adamson. Her parents are listed in the marriage application as Frank Jones and Jane McAnneshey.

1900 Census --- Union, Monroe, Iowa
Cora Adamson, age 25, born September 1874 in Iowa
Spouse's Name: Carl B Adamson
Marriage Year: 1894
Years Married: 6
Cora's Father's Birthplace: Indiana
Cora's Mother's Birthplace: Indiana
Mother: number of living children: 3
Mother: How many children: 3

Roll: 449; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 92

West Branch Times -- West Branch, Iowa
August 19, 1897

Mr, and Mrs. Carl Adamson of Durham, Ia., arrived here Friday evening to visit old-time friends and neighbors, Mrs. Adamson being the niece of Mrs. N. H. Crook.

West Branch Times -- West Branch, Iowa
January 15, 1891

Mrs. N. H. Crook has returned from Minneapolis bringing home Miss Cora Jones, the daughter of
her sister, deceased, who henceforth will find a good home with her uncle and aunt at this place.

West Branch Times -- West Branch, Iowa
January 8, 1891

Mrs. N. H. Crook was called by telegram to the deathbed of her sister in north Minnesota yesterday morning.

West Branch Times -- West Branch, Iowa
March 9, 1911

Mrs. Crook Dies in California.
The many friends of Mr. and Mrs. N.H. Crook in this vicinity, were shocked on Friday afternoon when it became known that C. E. Endsley had received a message from Mr. Crook stating that Mrs. Crook, had passed away early that morning. She had been in poor health for some time, but it had lately been understood that she was improving and that they expected to return about April. No further information has been received from them and it is not known whether the remains will be brought here for interment or not. Later: A telegram from E. Smith at San Diego, states that Mrs. Crook was buried there last Sunday.

Name: Margaret M Crook
Birth Date: 1847
Birth Place: Indiana
Death Date: 3 Mar 1911
Death Place: San Diego, San Diego County, California
Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery

Indiana Marriages:
Name: Margaret Mcinnany
Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 27 Jan 1868
Marriage Place: Cass County, Indiana
Spouse: Nathan H. Crook

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