Cora May Sprake

Cora May Sprake

Female 1884 - 1931  (46 years)

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  • Name Cora May Sprake  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 18 Sep 1884  Plymouth, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Jan 1931  Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age 46 years 
    Person ID I27349  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Ancestors James Hewlett Sprake,   b. 10 Mar 1859, Blaenavon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1937, Plymouth PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Mary Ann Evans,   b. 20 Jul 1865, Danville, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1927, Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1882  [1
    Family ID F4466  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors John A. Johnson,   b. 2 Apr 1881, Salem Twp, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1940, Kingston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1909  Shickshinny, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Geraldine May Johnson,   b. 15 May 1913, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1987, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     2. Emily B Johnson
     3. Earl T Johnson
    Married: 1x4. Mary A Johnson
    Married: 1x5. Carl H Johnson,   b. 18 Dec 1909, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1982  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F9897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Friday, January 16, 1931 Wilkes-Barre Times Leader - MRS. JOHN A. JOHNSON - Mrs. John A. Johnson, 47, of 448 East Main street, Plymouth, died this morning at 9:20 o'clock in Homeopathic Hospital. She was admitted on Monday and operated on Wednesday. Born in Plymouth the deceased resided there until after her marriage and then lived in Shickshinny for 20 years, returning to Plymouth about a year ago. Her maiden name was Cora Sprake. Mrs. Johnson was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Plymouth. She was well known in Plymouth and Shickshinny. Mrs. Johnson is survived by her husband and five children, Carl, Earl, Geraldine, Mary and Emily, all at home. Her father, James H. Sprake, resides at 55 Jeanette street, Plymouth. She is also survived by four sisters, Mrs. Stella Search, of Wilkes-Barre; Mrs. Emily Daniels of Norristown; Maude and Edna Sprake, at home.

      Newspaper Obituary - January 21, 1931 Wilkes Barre Record - Mrs J. A. Johnson Funeral - Funeral services for Mrs. John A. Johnson, of 448 East Main street, were held at the house at 2 yesterday afternoon. Rev. Clarence H. Russell, of First Presbyterian Church officiating. Mrs. John Daugherty sang, Abide With Me and Asleep in Jesus, Departed was well remembered with floral offerings, these being carried by Clinton Evans, Albert Nervitt, Jr., Russel Pieton and William Davis. Pall bearers were Charles Hendershot, Clavin De Hart, Harry koons, Evan Lewis, Raymon Pieton and Albert Deering. Interment was in Edge Hill cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S758] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Plymouth Ward 1, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1434; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 0118; FHL microfilm: 1241434.
    2. [S2009] Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1964, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).
    3. [S1130] Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Collection Name: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 322.
    4. [S850] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Plymouth, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2069; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0181; Image: 806.0; FHL microfilm: 2341803.
    5. [S1994] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Shickshinny, Luzerne, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1596; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 196; Image: 381.