Indiana McCaslins

Cora Carolina McConnellAge: 94 years19092003

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Cora Carolina McConnell
Married name
Cora Carolina Albright
Married name
Cora Carolina Huber
Married name
Cora Carolina Jennings
Birth May 14, 1909 34 34
Census 1910 (Age 7 months)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Culbertson McConnell
January 12, 1912 (Age 2 years)
Note: not verified
Birth of a sisterRuby Katheryn McConnell
November 11, 1913 (Age 4 years)
Census 1920 (Age 10 years)
MarriageThomas Leroy AlbrightView this family
1928 (Age 18 years)

Death of a motherEmma Carolina Fransen
February 5, 1948 (Age 38 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherEmma Carolina Fransen
after February 5, 1948 (Age 38 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Linn Grove Cemetery, Plot: Blk 14, lot 25, spc 7 (Find A Grave Memorial# 65228547)
Death of a fatherCecil Stanley McConnell
May 13, 1960 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherCecil Stanley McConnell
after May 13, 1960 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Linn Grove Cemetery, Plot: Blk 14, lot 25, spc 8 (Find A Grave Memorial# 65228548)
Death of a husbandThomas Leroy Albright
1974 (Age 64 years)

Death of a sisterRuby Katheryn McConnell
May 10, 1992 (Age 82 years)
Burial of a sisterRuby Katheryn McConnell
after May 10, 1992 (Age 82 years)
Note: Shepherd Memorial Park
Death November 4, 2003 (Age 94 years)
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Marriage: 1928
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Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
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In the 1910 US Federal Census for Nunn, Weld, Colorado, 34-year-old Kansas-born famer Cecil S McConnell and his 34-year old Swedish wife Emma C [Fransen] McConnell have been married for two years. This is a first marriage for both. Emma has borne one child, 11-month-old Colorado-born Cora C who is living with them. Also in this household is Cecil's 66-year-old Indiana-born father and farmhand, James C McConnell, who is recorded as being married twice. His wife is not in this household. Cecil is farming land he owns, free of mortgage. All the adults are literate and speak English. Cecil's parents were born in Indiana; Emma's parents were born in Sweden; Cora's father was born in Kansas and her mother in Sweden; James' father was born in Kentucky and his mother in Indiana.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Pierce, Weld, Colorado, 45-year old Kansas-born farmer Cecil McConnell and his 45-year old Swedish wife Emma [Fransen] McConnell have in their household their Colorado-born children, 10-year-old Cora, 9-year old Dorothy, 8-year-old Stanley, 6-year-old Ruby and 2-year 11-month -old Chester. All of the children, except Chester, have attended school in the past year. Cecil, Emma and Cora are literate and speak English. Cecil owns the family home and farm. Cecil's parents were born in Indiana; Emma's parents were born in Sweden; the children's father was born in Kansas and their mother in Sweden.

Obituary - Fort Collins Colradoan, Fort Collins, Colorado, November 6, 2003, Local Section, page B-2 Cora Jennings Cora Carolina McConnell Jennings, 94, of Lake Pointe Landing, Hendersonville, N.C., died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2003, at Pardee Hospital after a brief illness. She was born May 14, 1909, near Pierce, the daughter of the late Emma Fransen and Cecil S. McConnell, who were homesteaders on the prairie. Through her lifetime, she was a beautician, a ceramics instructor, a professional singer and a published poet. She was a member of PEO, Eastern Star and Reformation Presbyterian Church. In 1928, she married Tom Albright, with whom she raised their four sons, and was a longtime resident of Fort Collins. He passed away in 1974, after 46 years of marriage. In 1984, she married Conrad Huber, who passed away May 12, 1992. In September 1992, she married her brother-in-law, Uel P. Jennings, who had been married to her sister, Ruby, for almost 60 years prior to her death. They resided in the Laurel Park area of Hendersonville for nine years, prior to moving to Lake Pointe Landing. After losing their life partners, they provided years of happiness and companionship for one another. She is survived by her loving husband of 11 years, Uel P. Jennings; four sons and their wives, Bob and Rosemary Albright of Atchison, Kan., Chet and Carol Albright of Maryville, Mo., Lew and Louisa Albright of Grand Junction and David and Lynee Albright of Oklahoma City; three nephews/ stepsons and their wives, Don and Nan Jennings of Hendersonville, Duane and Carol Jennings of Signal Mountain, Tenn., and Garry and Louise Jennings of Wilmington, Del.; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and stepgrandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Reager Funeral Home, followed by interment at Grandview Cemetery.

Paid funeral notices-Fort Collins Colradoan, Fort Collins, Colorado, November 6, 2003, Local Section, page B-2 JENNINGS Cora Albright Jennings of Hendersonville, N.C. Funeral at 2 p.m. Friday at Reager Funeral Home. Interment Grandview Cemetery.