Cora P. Thurston

Female 1880 - 1965  (84 years)


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  • Name Cora P. Thurston  [1, 2
    Born 11 Jun 1880  Munnsville, Madison Co., NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 Jan 1965  Fulton, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 84 years 
    Person ID I9825  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Family Ancestors Albert Franklin Allen,   b. 25 May 1876, Phoenix, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1948, Phoenix, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1894  Munsville, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, November 2, 1944 - Fulton Patriot - Married Fifty Years - Mr. and Mrs. Frank Allen of Phillips street, celebrated their golden wedding anniversary on Tuesday at a gathering at their home. They were wed at Munnsville on Oct. 31, 1894. Mrs. Allen being the former Miss Cora Thurston. They are parents of 12 children, 11 of whom are living - Howard Allen of Pittsburgh, Pa.; Sgt. Frank Allen, with the army in Saipan; Pfc. Martin Allen, recently returned from New Guinea after 36 months service which he was wounded twice and was awarded the purple heart, oak leaf cluster and soldier's medal; Pvt. Albert Allen, in France; Sgt. Harry Allen, overseas, and S l c Donald Allen, who has been around the world with the navy; Mrs. Ruth Minor, Mrs. Elsie London and Mrs. Alice Himes of Fulton; Mrs. Eda Killmore of Syracuse, and Mrs. Freda Weland of Phoenix. Mr. and Mrs. Allen have 28 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren. The four grandchildren in the service are Pvt. William Allen, with the army in the Pacific area; S 2-c Howard Allen Jr., overseas; Pvt. William Minor, in California, and Pvt. Harold Kilmore, at Fort Bragg, N.C.

      Newspaper Article - (Source unknown) 1946 - Fulton - Mr. and Mrs. Frank Allen of 618 Hannibal st., were guest of honor at a party given by their daughters, Mrs. Ruth Miner and Mrs. Elsie London, in honor of their 52d anniversity. The couple were married in 1894 in Phoenix. Mrs. Allen was the former Cora Thurston of Stockbridge. Mr. Allen retired from the Dilts Machine Works after working there for 25 years. He now passes his time farming his two acres on Hannibal st. Mrs. Allen does her own housework. The Allens have 11 children. Five of their sons were in the second World Ware and their oldest son was in the first World War. There are five daughters. At the anniversity celebration the following were present: Mr. and Mrs. Neal Killmore, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Allen, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Wiant, Mr. and Mrs. Jack London, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Allen, Mr. and Mrs. Clar Case, Miss Virginia Simons, Miss Gertrude Foster, and Miss Lois Ennis, Mrs. Ruth Miner, Frank Allen Jr., Mrs. Alice Himes, Howard Allen and Martin Allen. The Allens have 30 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
    Children 
     1. Howard Allen,   b. 4 Apr 1898, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1951  (Age 52 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x2. Harry Allen,   b. 2 Mar 1920,   d. Mar 2002  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x3. Alice Allen,   b. 24 Dec 1906, Phoenix, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1987, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Edna Mae Allen,   b. 4 Oct 1905, Fulton, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1950, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  [natural]
    Neil Anthony Killmore  m. 1 Oct 1920
    Married: 2x5. Frieda Allen,   b. 14 Jul 1911, Fulton, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1994, Syracuse, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
    Nichlous Michael Weiand  m. 28 May 1927;   Unknown Muscato
    Married: 2x6. Elsie May Allen,   b. 19 Jan 1903, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1966  (Age 63 years)  [natural]
    John Edward London  m. 1 Aug 1925;   Lee Robert McEwen  m. Jan 1953
    Married: 1x7. Donald W. Allen,   b. 12 Feb 1924,   d. Jun 1994  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x8. Albert Franklin Allen,   b. 4 Sep 1915, Skaneateles, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1997, Fulton, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
    Mary Naomi McEwen  m. 23 Mar 1934
    Married: 1x9. Martin J. Allen,   b. 13 Aug 1918, Fulton, Oswego, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1966, Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x10. Ruth Allen,   b. 20 Oct 1899, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1966, Fulton NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
    Clarence Miner;   Michael Lobur  m. 1 Jul 1950
    Married: 1x11. Franklin Allen,   b. 29 Jan 1909,   d. 7 Dec 1981  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F854  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - January 12, 1965 Palladium Times - Fulton Obituary - Mrs. Cora Allen - Fulton - Mrs. Cora Allen, 85, widow of Frank Allen, of 417 Cayuga St., died Monday in Lee Memorial hospital after a short illness. Mrs. Allen was born in Munnsville but had resided in Fulton most of her life. She was a member of the First Congregational Church. Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Michael Lobur and Mrs. Lee McEwen of Fulton, Mrs. Francis Goode of Syracuse, and Mrs. Freda Weland of Syracuse; five sons, Frank and Albert, both of Fulton, Martin of Syracuse, and Harry and Donald of Phoenix; several grandchildren and great grandchildren. Services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Lobur, 507 Pine St. Rev. Dr. Harold W. McGilvray, pastor of The First Congregational Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Mt. Adnah Cemetery.
    • Age: 85 yrs
      Last residence: Fulton, NY
      Cause of Death: Myocardial Failure
      Date of Burial: 14 January 1965

      Source: Interment Records, Mount Adnah Cemetery, Fulton (NY)

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  • Sources 
    1. [S558] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Fulton, Oswego, New York; Roll: 1635; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0015; Image: 418.0; FHL microfilm: 2341369.

    2. [S840] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Schroeppel, Oswego, New York; Roll: 1144; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0146; FHL microfilm: 1241144.