Cora Ellen Peterman

F, b. 11 November 1874, d. 4 December 1956
FatherMichael A. Peterman b. 23 Sep 1837, d. 21 Aug 1913
MotherAmelia Stremmel b. 11 Mar 1849, d. 12 Dec 1876
     Cora Ellen was born on Wednesday, 11 November 1874 in Liberty Township, Crawford County, Ohio.1 Cora Ellen married Sidney McCurdy, son of John McGinley McCurdy and Catherine Bowerman, on 24 October 1901 in Liberty Township at the home of her parents.2 18 May 1910, Cora listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Liberty Township. Enumerated in this household were Sidney McCurdy [39 Ohio], his wife: Cora [34 Ohio], children: Harry A. [7 Ohio], Jessie [5 Ohio], & Samuel Williams [16 Ohio]. They had been married 8 years with two children, two living.3 27 June 1920, Cora and her husband, Sidney, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Liberty Township. Enumerated in this household were Sidney McCurdy [48 Ohio], his wife: Cora [45 Ohio], children: Harry [17 Ohio], Jessie [15 Ohio], Edith [9 Ohio], & Rusel [5 Ohio].4 5 April 1930, Cora and her husband, Sidney, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Liberty Township. Enumerated in this household were Sidney McCurdy [58 Ohio], his wife: Cora [55 Ohio], children: Harry A. [27 Ohio], Jessie A. [24 Ohio], Edith E. [19 Ohio], & Russell J. [15 Ohio]. They own their home on New Haven Road worth $3,800.00. Sidney was 30 and Cora was 27 when they first married.5 1 May 1940, Cora and her husband, Sidney, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Liberty Township. Enumerated in this household were Sidney McCurdy [69 Ohio], his wife: Cora E. [65 Ohio], J. Russell [25 Ohio]. Sidney & Cora went thru 8th grade and Russell thru high school. He is a farmer. His home was valued at $3,000.6 Cora's husband, Sidney, died on 23 March 1944 in Bucyrus at the Bucyrus City Hospital leaving her a widow.7 Cora departed this life on Tuesday, 4 December 1956 in Liberty Township at age 82 years and 23 days. She was buried there in Oakwood Cemetery. [Lot U/30 9640]8

Family

Sidney McCurdy b. 10 Apr 1879, d. 23 Mar 1944
Children

Citations

  1. [S552] The Bible of Michael A. Peterman & Amelia Stremmel: Birth: Cora Ellen Peterman November 1st 1874.
  2. [S336] Carl E. Shumaker, Marriages of Crawford County, Ohio 1831-1997, Volume II: page 230 - 24 October 1901: Sidney McCurdy, son of John to Cora E. Peterman, daughter of Michael A. [Volume 15: page 378]
  3. [S680] 1910 United States Federal Census: Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration District 30, sheet 13, line 57 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  4. [S681] 1920 United States Federal Census: Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration District 33, sheet 6, line 27 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  5. [S682] 1930 United States Federal Census: Liberty Township, Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration District 17-31, sheet 2a, line 22 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  6. [S673] 1840 United States Federal Census: Liberty Township, Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration Distrct 17-35, sheet 9s, line 40 - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  7. [S687] State of Ohio Death Certificate: Sidney McCurdy - died: 23 March 1944 at 2:27 am; place of death: Bucyrus City Hospital, Crawford County; married: yes; wife: Cora Peterman McCurdy; birth: 10 April 1871; age: 72.11.13 years- birth place: Liberty Township. Crawford County, Ohio; occupation: farmer of own farm; parents: John McCurdy. born Pennsylvania & Catherine Bowerman, Crawford County, Ohio; informat: Mrs. S. McCurdy, Bucyrus Route 2; burial: 27 March 1944 Oakwood Cemetery, Bucyrus, Ohio; funeral home: Wise & Sons; immediate cause of death: acute cardiac failure; contributary cause: organic heart disease for 30 years & hernia. W. N. Carisle - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  8. [S225] Carl Shumaker, Cemeteries of Crawford County, Ohio, Volume IIa: page 461 - Cora Ellen McCurdy born: 1 November 1874; died: 4 November 1956; parents: Michael A. Peterman, son of Michael & Amelia Stremmel, daughter of Lewis; spouse: Sidney McCurdy; burial: Oakwood - grave U-30.