John Brown Jr.
Catherine Ann Mater
John Beeker
Christina Young
David Henry Brown
Anna Beeker
Cora A. Brown


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1. William H. Kingery

Cora A. Brown 2 3

  • Born: 29 Dec 1869, Otterbein, Benton, IN, United States 4
  • Marriage (1): William H. Kingery on 27 Jun 1889 1
  • Died: 20 May 1948, Lincoln, Lancaster, NE at age 78 3

   FamilySearch ID: 27W6-3SJ.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1870 in Bolivar Township, Benton, Indiana, United States. 4 The 1870 census recorded David Brown, 45, living with wife Anna, 44; John, farmer, 20; Leonard, farmer, 17; Millie A., 14; Flora, 11; Peter, 6; son Andrew J., 3; and daughter Cora, 6 months, born Dec 1869. Everyone was born in Indiana. David's real estate was valued at $7000 and personal estate $3000. The post office was Pond Grove.
A neighbor is Sarah Brown, 75, living alone (she was wife of Peter Brown (1770-1848). Another neighbor is Sarah's son Otterbein Brown, farmer, 43, with his family.

2. Census in 1880 in Bolivar Township, Benton, Indiana, United States. 2 The 1880 census recorded David Brown, farmer, 54, living with wife Anna, 52; daughter Millie A., 21; sons Peter, 16, and Andrew, 13; and daughter Cora, 11. Everyone and their parents were born in Indiana except David's parents in Pennsylvania. Living next door is Anna's nephew, Joseph Beeker, farmer, 23, with his wife Martha, 21.

3. Obituary: Lincoln Journal Star: obituary of CoraKingery on 21 May 1948 in Lincoln, Lancaster, NE. 1 Cora Kingery Dies, Resident 59 Years
Mrs. Cora B. Kingery, 78, 1618 No. 28th, a resident of Lincoln for 59 years, died at her home Thursday afternoon. She was born in Otterbein, Ind., and came to Lincoln immediately after her marriage to William H. Kingery. senior mem ber of the Kingery Construction company. The couple would have celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary June 27. Mrs. King ery was a member of the Degree of Honor. Surviving besides her husband, are a daughter, Mrs. William Christopher of Fowler, Ind.; a son, Orville Everett, Lincoln; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Cora married William H. Kingery on 27 Jun 1889.1 (William H. Kingery was born on 13 Jun 1866 in Foster, Monroe, IA, United States 3 and died on 19 Dec 1948 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN, United States 3.)


1 "Lincoln Journal Star (Lincoln, NE)," 21 May 1948, page 11. Obituary of Cora Kingery.

2 1880 United States Census, David Brown, Bolivar, Benton, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district ED 7, sheet 369D.

3 "The Nebraska State Journal (Lincoln, NE)," 20 Dec 1948, page 1. Obituary of William Kingery.

4 , David Brown, 1870.

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