Spearance, Cora Ellen

Spearance, Cora Ellen

Female 1922 - 1989  (66 years)

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  • Name Spearance, Cora Ellen  [1, 2
    Born 15 Mar 1922  Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 11 Apr 1930  Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1 Feb 1943  Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 9 Dec 1956  Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 19 Mar 1987  Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 17 Jan 1989  Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Died 17 Jan 1989  Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 7, 8, 9
    Siblings 10 siblings 
    Person ID I48485  Sackett | Descendants of Ezekiel Sackett (b. c1813)
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 

    Father Spearance, William John,   b. 31 Dec 1875, Fine, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1948, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Mabel Minnie,   b. 2 Mar 1898, Altmar, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1956, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 19 Jun 1921  Alexandria Bay, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Children 11 children 
    +1. Spearance, Cora Ellen,   b. 15 Mar 1922, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1989, Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +2. Spearance, John W.,   b. 31 Jul 1923, Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 2012, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +3. Spearance, Earl James,   b. 22 Jan 1925, Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 2008  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Spearance, Lawrence Ezra,   b. 17 May 1926, Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1987, Adams Center, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +5. Spearance, Eleanor J.,   b. 31 Dec 1927, Lisbon, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 2008, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     6. Living
    +7. Spearance, Donald H. Sr.,   b. 22 Sep 1931, Rodman, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 2019, Altmar, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     8. Living
     9. Spearance, Edward Phillip,   b. 6 Feb 1936, Rodman, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1996  (Age 60 years)
     10. Spearance, Harvey Richard,   b. 12 Jan 1938, Lorraine, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2002  (Age 64 years)
     11. Living
     
    Family ID F18072  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Brown, Clark W.,   d. Unknown 
    Married 17 Jul 1939  Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 12
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F29535  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1922 - Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 11 Apr 1930 - Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Jul 1939 - Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Feb 1943 - Mannsville, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Dec 1956 - Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 19 Mar 1987 - Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Jan 1989 - Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jan 1989 - Kerrville, Kerr County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2037] New York State, Birth Index, 1881-1942, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Cora E Spearance
      Birth Date: 15 Mar 1922
      Birth Place: Ogdensburg, New York, USA
      Certificate Number: 26725

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Cora Ellen Brown [Gilbert Simmons] [Cora Brown] [Cora Ellen Spearance]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 15 Mar 1922
      Birth Place: Ogdensburg S, New York [Ogdensburg, New York]
      Death Date: Jan 1989
      Father:
      William J Spearance
      Mother:
      Mabel M Sackett
      SSN: 133289072
      Notes: Aug 1953: Name listed as CORA ELLEN BROWN; Sep 1962: Name listed as GILBERT SIMMONS; 24 Jan 1989: Name listed as CORA E BROWN

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2018.
      1930 Census, enumerated 11 Apr 1930 at 12 Nevens St in Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States

      William Spearance Head M 53 New York
      Mabel Spearance Wife F 32 New York
      Cora E Spearance Daughter F 8 New York
      John W Spearance Son M 6 New York
      Earl J Spearance Son M 5 New York
      Lawrence Z Spearance Son M 4 New York
      Eleanor G Spearance Daughter F 2 New York
      Geneive M Spearance Daughter F 0 New York

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X4TK-B8Z : accessed 23 May 2018), William Spearance, Ogdensburg, Saint Lawrence, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 60, sheet 4B, line 77, family 88, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 1642; FHL microfilm 2,341,376.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1796] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Name: Earl James Spearance
      Race: White
      Age: 18
      Birth Date: 22 Jan 1925
      Birth Place: Ogdensburg, New York
      Residence Place: Eatontown, Monmouth, New Jersey
      Registration Date: 1 Feb 1943
      Registration Place: Red Bank, Mon., New Jersey, USA
      Employer: Post Exchange Restaurant. Fort Monmouth, Red Bank, New Jersey
      Height: 5'' 7"
      Weight: 132
      Complexion: Light
      Hair Color: Brown
      Eye Color: Gray
      Next of Kin: Mrs Clark W. Brown, Mannsville, New York

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times, 10 Dec 1956, Page 10

      WIDOW OF W. J. SPEARANCE DIES

      Mannsville, Dec. 10.--Mrs. Mabel Minnie Sackett Spearance, 58, widow of William J. Spearance, died at 1:35 a.m. yesterday at the House of the Good Samaritan, Watertown, where she was admitted at 4:10 p.m. Saturday. She had been in fair health until about a week ago when she developed pneumonia which caused her death.

      She had made her home with her son, John, Mannsville, R.D. 2, Route 3, near Renshaw Bay.

      The funeral will be at 2 p.m. at the Piddock funeral home, Adams, with Rev. Frank E. Morey, pastor of the Manssville Methodist church, officiating.

      The body will be placed in the vault for burial in the spring in Maplewood cemetery here. Friends may call tomorrow from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

      Survivors include eleven children: Five daughters, Mrs. Clark (Cora) Brown, Watertown R.D. 2; Mrs. Albert (Eleanor) Lawrence and Mrs. Lloyd (Genevieve) Killenback, Adams Center R.D. 1; Mrs. Andrew (Dorothy) Hirst, Watertown R.D. 1; Mrs. Bernard (Mable) Ryan, 624 Academy street, Watertown; six sons: John, Mannsville RD. 2; Glen Gardiner, N.J.; Lawrence, Adams Center R.D. 1; Donald, Mack avenue, Pulaski; Edward, Adams Center, and Harvey, Adams Center, now serving in Korea; a brother, Porter Sackett, Watertown, and 22 grandchildren. A sister, Mrs. Michael (Frances) Virkler, of Lowville, died Nov. 2.

      Mrs. Spearance was born March 2, 1898, at Altmar, daughter of Gideon and Minnie Sackett. She worked as a cook in various hotels before and after her marriage. She was married to William J. Spearance in June, 1921, in Ogdensburg. They lived in Ogdensburg and then the Potsdam area a few years while they operated farms. The moved to the town of Rodman in 1929, Mr Spearance died May 23, 1948.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times (Watertown, New York), 21 Mar 1897, Page 18

      Funeral Today for Lawrence E. Spearance

      ADAMS CENTER--The funeral for Lawrence E. Spearance, 60, South Harbor Road, will be at 11 a.m. today at the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams. Spring burial will be in Union Cemetery.

      Mr. Spearance died Thursday morning at his home.

      Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Jefferson County, P.O. Box 677, Watertown, 13601.

      Surviving are his wife, Alice; two sons, Lawrence A., Newport, R.I., and Patrick G. Brown, Carthage; a daughter, Mrs. Paul (Elaine) Aldrous, Raquette Lake; four grandchildren; five brothers, Harvey, Hemmingford, Neb., John and Phillip "Edward," both of Sandy Creek, Donald, Altmar, and Earl, Adams Center; five sisters, Mrs. Mabel Finley, Denver, Colo., Mrs. Eleanor Lawrence, LaFargeville, Mrs. Clark (Cora) Brown, Texas, Mrs. Lloyd (Genevieve) Killenbeck, Pierrepont Manor, and Mrs. Andrew (Dorothy) Hirst, Exeter, N.H., and several nieces and nephews.

      Born in Lisbon on May 17, 1926, a son of William and Mabel Sackett Spearance, he was educated in local schools and served with the Navy in World War II.

      He married Alice Greene on July 24, 1950, at Green Settlement.

      The couple spent most of their life at Adams Center, where Mr. Spearance worked for the New York central Railroad and United Milk and Queens Farms for several years. For the past 20 years, he had been employed at Robbins Farms Supply in Adams center and Adams.

      He was a member of the Adams Center Volunteer Fire Department.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 29 Dec 2021.
      Kerrville Mountain Sun (Kerrville, Texas), 21 Jan 1989, Page 6

      Brown Services for Cora Brown, 66, of Kerrville are no planned at this time. She was cremated.

      She passed away Tuesday, January 17, 1989 at a local hospital. She was an eight year resident of Kerrville. She was born March 15, 1922 in Ogdensburg, New York. She married Clark Brown on July 17, 1939 in Mansville, New York. She was a member of the Kerrville Doll Club.

      Survivors include her husband, Clark Brown of Kerrville; three daughters, Dawn Blackwell of Shelbyville, Illinois; Cherie Potter of West Palm Beach, Florida; and Genevieve Dennison of Naples, Florida, three brothers and four sisters and seven granchildren (sic).

      Memorials may be made to the charity of one one's choice. Kerrville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    8. [S1225] GenealogyBank.com (Reliability: 3), 30 Jul 2022.
      Watertown Daily Times (Watertown, New York), 14 Mar 1966, Page 21

      Ex-Belleville Woman Cora Brown, 66, Dies

      Cora E. Brown, 66, Kerrville, Texas, foormerly of Belleville, died at 11:15 p.m. Jan. 17 in Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital, Kerrville.

      Arrangements were made with the Kerrville Funeral Home.

      Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

      Surviving are her husband, Clark W.; three daughters, Mrs. David (Dawn) Blackwell, Shelbyville, Ill., Mrs. Lloyd (Cherie) Potter, Jr., Hobe Sound, Fla., and Genevieve Brown, Sanford, Fla.; seven grandchildren; four sisters, Genevieve Killenbeck, Pierrepont Manor, Dorothy Hirst, Exeter, N.H., and Eleanor and Mabel, addresses unknown, and five brothers, John Spearance, Sandy Creek, Donald Spearance, Altmar, Edward Spearance, Pulaski, Harvey Spearance, South Dakota, and Earl Spearance, New Jersey.

      A brother, Lawrence Spearance, died before her.

      Born in Ogdensburg, a daughter of William John and Mabel Sackett Spearance, she married Clark W. Brown in July 1939.

      Mrs. Brown worked at the Mannsville Nursing Home for a time.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    9. [S2566] Texas, U.S., Death Index, 1903-2000, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Cora Brown
      Death Date: 17 Jan 1989
      Death County: Kerr
      Gender: Female

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S1556] New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 May 2018.
      Name William John Spearance
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 19 Jun 1921
      Event Place , New York, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 44
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1877
      Father's Name Joseph Spearance
      Mother's Name Mary Ann Massey
      Spouse's Name Mabel Minnie Sacket
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Age 23
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1898
      Spouse's Father's Name Gideon S. Sacket
      Spouse's Mother's Name Minnie Rose

      "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XVG1-JZV : 18 October 2017), William John Spearance and Mabel Minnie Sacket, 19 Jun 1921, , New York, United States; citing ref. ID 854, county clerk?s office,; FHL microfilm 895,215.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    11. [S1902] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Mabel M Sackett
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 19 Jun 1921
      Marriage Place: Alexandria Bay, New York, USA
      Spouse: William J Spearance

      Researched by Ted Smith

    12. [S1902] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 29 Jul 2022.
      Name: Cora E. Spearance
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 17 Jul 1939
      Marriage Place: Mannsville, New York, USA
      Spouse: Clark W. Brown
      Certificate Number: 18287

      Researched by Ted Smith


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