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Cora B. Braden

Female 1880 - 1970  (89 years)


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  • Name Cora B. Braden  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 27 Feb 1880  Odessa Township, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Died Jan 1970  Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Buried Lakeside Cemetery, Odessa Township, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • From the "History of Ionia County, Michigan, her people, industries and...., Volume 2" by Elam E. Brach and EarlW. De La Vergne

      "Cora B [Braden]---married R. A Colwell, a well-known attorney-at law at Ionia, and has two children, Margaret and Frances."
    Person ID I13056  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father Cyrus F. Braden,   b. 2 Aug 1851, Ashland County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1925  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Almira Catherine Cramer,   b. 28 Feb 1855, Odessa Township, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1941  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1875  Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • From the "History of Ionia County, Michigan, her people, industries and...., Volume 2" by Elam E. Brach and EarlW. De La Vergne

      "On October 17, 1875, Cyrus F. Braden was united in marriage to Almira C. Cramer, who was born in Odessa township, this county, on February 28, 1855, daughter of Emanuel and Mary Ann (Meyers) Cramer, natives of Pennsylvania. He came alone to this county and whe with her parents , the former in 1851 and the latter in 1850 and were married shortly after locating here. Emanuel Cramer was a carpenter and many of the buildings erected in the southern part of the county in pioneer days were built by him----to Cyrus F and Almira C. (Cramer) Braden two children have been born, Guy H., born on September 6, 1876, who is manager of the electric and light gas plant at Cheboygan, this state, married Iva Wilcox, and has one child, a daughter, Aileen, and Cora B., born February 27, 1880., who married R. A Colwell, a well-known attorney-at law at Ionia, and has two children, Margaret and Frances. Mr. and Mrs. Braden and their children are members of hte Methodist Episcopal church and take and active part in church work. Mr. Braden being one of the trustess of the church, an office he has held since 1894. He is Prohibitionist in political principles, but reserves the right to vote for such candidates for office as he believes best fitted for the duties of public service. (Branch and Del La Vergne, p. 298).


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    Family ID F5295  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Raymond Albert Colwell,   b. 26 Feb 1877, Hamtramck, Wayne County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1948, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1904  Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6
    • Groom's Name: Ray A. Colwell
      Groom's Race:
      Groom's Age: 27 years
      Groom's Birth Date: 1877
      Groom's Birthplace: Detroit
      Bride's Name: Cora B. Braden
      Bride's Race:
      Bride's Age: 24 years
      Bride's Birth Date: 1880
      Bride's Birthplace: Odessa Twp.
      Marriage Type:
      Marriage Date: 24 Jun 1904
      Marriage Place: Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan
      Groom's Father: Eugene F. Colwell
      Groom's Mother: Alice M. Rickey
      Bride's Father: Cyrus F Braden
      Bride's Mother: Elmera Cramer
      Groom's Marital Status:
      Groom's Previous Wife:
      Bride's Marital Status:
      Bride's Previous Husband:
      Film Number: 2342667
      Frame Number:
      Digital Folder Number: 4208675
      Image Number: 380
      Reference Number: v 2 p 322 rn 402
      Collection: Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925
    Children 
     1. Margaret E. Colwell,   b. 9 Mar 1908, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Frances Eleanor Colwell,   b. 12 Jan 1909, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1990, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F5298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jun 1904 - Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jan 1970 - Ionia County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lakeside Cemetery, Odessa Township, Ionia County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S684] Descendants of Emanuel Cramer (Compiled by Marc Archer: marcher@gfn.org).

    2. [S308] 1880 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005., (1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880. T9, 1,454 rolls. This database is an index to 50 million individuals enumerated in the 1880 United States Federal Census. Census takers recorded many details including each person's name, address, occupation, relationship to the head of household, race, sex, age at last birthday, marital status, place of birth, parentsí place of birth. Additionally, the names of those listed on the population schedule are linked to actual images of the 1880 Federal Census.), Michigan, Ionia County, Odessa Enumerated 11 June 1880 Pages 28 and 29, SD 2, ED 103 Stamped 325 A 267/273 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S333] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current [database online], (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration. The Social Security Administration Death Master File contains information on millions of deceased individuals with United States social security numbers whose deaths were reported to the Social Security Administration. Birth years for the individuals listed range from 1875 to last year. Information in these records includes name, birth date, death date, and last known residence.).

    4. [S481] 1910 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006, (For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls. This database is an index to the head of households enumerated in the 1910 United States Federal Census, the Thirteenth Census of the United States. In addition, each indexed name is linked to actual images of the 1910 Federal Census. The information recorded in the census includes: name, relationship to head of family, age at last birthday, sex, color or race, whether single, married, widowed, or divorced, birthplace, birthplace of father and mother, and more.), Michigan, Ionia County, Village Twp, Lake Odessa Enumerated 3 May 1910 SD 5 ED 27 Sheet 10A Fifth Avenue 62-62 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S170] Lakeside (Lakewood) Cemetery transcription, Lake Odessa, Odessa Township, Ionia County, Michigan; http://ionia.migenweb.net/cem.htm#Odessa.

    6. [S783] FamilySearch.org, Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925.