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Lenora Elizabeth "Nora Lee" Hurt Hughey
Birth: Aug. 25, 1899
Swords Creek
Russell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1981
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

Lenora was the third child of nine born to Absolom E. Hurt and Cynthia Ann Ball. Both of them lived in Swords Creek, Russell, Virginia and both come from Royal ancestry. She had 2 brothers and six sisters. Lenora married Glenn Blenkarn Hughey on 27 Jul 1929 by a woman preacher in Angola, Indiana. They moved to Battle Creek, Michigan where her husband worked at Kellogg's for 39 years until he retired. They had 3 sons and 2 daughters:

Ralph Warren
Barbara Louise
Marie Joyce
Glenn Raymond
Marvin Leroy

Sources:

"Blenkarn Tapestry" by Dorothy L. Taylor pages 172-173

Family information
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A Tribute published in the pages of "The Enquirer & News" Battle Creek, MIch. Nov 18, 1981:

MEMORIAL OBITUARY:

"Entered Into Eternal Rest Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1981

LENORA E. HUGHEY

Lenora E. (Hurt) Hughey, 82, of 310 Westbrook Ave., died Tuesday in the Arrowood Nursing Center, where she had been a patient two years. She was born in Swords Creek, Va., and came to Battle Creek when she worked at the Kellogg Co. during summer break from her studies at Berea College, Berea, KY. She attended the Family Altar Chapel. She is survived by her husband, Glenn B. Hughey; sons, Ralph W. of 257 N. 23rd St., G. Raymond of the Westbrook Ave. address; and Marvin L. Hughey of Mishawaka, Ind,; daughters, Mrs. Jose (Barbara) Tijerina of 199 Gregg Drive, and Mrs. John (Joyce) Holder of 33 Columbine Lane; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sisters Mrs. Dulcie West or 130 Sharon Ave., Mrs. Ollie Boyd of Mount Vernon, Ohio, and Mrs. Flossie Gideon of Pittsburg, Kan; and a brother, Orville Hurt of Baltimore, Md. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the Farley Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to the Family Altar Christian School."
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"United States Census, 1920," Nora Lee Hurt in household of Absolom Hurt, , Russell, Virginia

name: Nora Lee Hurt
residence: , Russell, Virginia
estimated birth year: 1899
age: 21
birthplace: Virginia
relationship to head of household: Daughter
gender: Female
race: White
marital status: Single
father's birthplace: Virginia
mother's birthplace: Virginia
film number: 1821913
digital folder number: 4391488
image number: 01147
sheet number: 3

Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Absolom Hurt M 71y Virginia
son Charles A Hurt M 23y Virginia
dau Flossie Hurt F 15y Virginia
son Orvill Hurt M 13y Virginia
dau Pauline Hurt F 10y Virginia
dau Nora Lee Hurt F 21y Virginia
dau Ollie B Boyd F 18y Virginia

Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1920," , Nora Lee Hurt in household of Absolom Hurt, , Russell, Virginia; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 3A, family 53, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1821913.
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"Indiana, Marriages, 1780-1992," Lenora E. Hurt, 1929

groom's name: Glenn B. Hughey
groom's birth date: 05 Nov 1901
groom's birthplace: Oswego, Kn
groom's age:
bride's name: Lenora E. Hurt
bride's birth date: 25 Aug 1899
bride's birthplace: Swords Creek, Va
bride's age:
marriage date: 27 Jul 1929
marriage place: Steuben County, In
groom's father's name: Charles E. Hughey
groom's mother's name: Constance Ardley Bleakarn
bride's father's name: Absolym Hurt
bride's mother's name: Syntha Ball
groom's race:
groom's marital status: Single
groom's previous wife's name:
bride's race:
bride's marital status: Single
bride's previous husband's name:
indexing project (batch) number: M00462-2
system origin: Indiana-EASy
source film number: 1872325
reference number: P119

Source Citation
"Indiana, Marriages, 1780-1992," , Lenora E. Hurt, 1929.
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"United States Census, 1930," Lenora E Hughey in household of Glen B Hughey, Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan

name: Lenora E Hughey
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan
gender: Female
age: 30
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: Virginia
estimated birth year: 1900
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Wife
father's birthplace: Virginia
mother's birthplace: Kentucky
enumeration district number: 0022
family number: 430
sheet number and letter: 19B
line number: 56
nara publication: T626, roll 978
film number: 2340713
digital folder number: 4607714
image number: 00699

Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Glen B Hughey M 28 Kansas
wife Lenora E Hughey F 30 Virginia
sister Dulcie Hurst F 19 Virginia

Source Citation
"United States Census, 1930," , Levora E Hughey in household of Glen B Hughey, Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan.
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"United States Census, 1940," Lenora Hughey in household of Glen Hughey, Emmett Township, Calhoun, Michigan, United States

name: Lenora Hughey
titles & terms:
event: Census
event year: 1940
event place: Emmett Township, Calhoun, Michigan, United States
gender: Female
age: 40
marital status: Married
race (original): White
race (standardized): White
relationship to head of household (original): Wife
relationship to head of household (standardized): Wife
birthplace: Virginia
estimated birth year: 1900
residence in 1935: Same Place
enumeration district number: 13-57
family number: 1011
sheet number and letter: 42A
line number: 24
nara publication number: T627
nara roll number: 1737
digital folder number: 005461574
image number: 00279

Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Glen Hughey M 38 Kansas
wife Lenora Hughey F 40 Virginia
son Ralph W Hughey M 9 Michigan
son Barbara L Hughey M 7 Michigan
daughter Joyce M Hughey F 5 Michigan
son Raymond G Hughey M 2 Michigan
son Marvin L Hughey M 1 Michigan
mother Constance Hughey F 73 England

Source Citation
"United States Census, 1940," , Lenora Hughey in household of Glen Hughey, Emmett Township, Calhoun, Michigan, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 13-57, sheet 42A, family 1011, NARA digital publication T627, roll 1737.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Absolom E. Hurt (1848 - 1920)
  Cynthia Ann Ball Hurt (1870 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Glenn Blenkarn Hughey (1901 - 1982)*
 
 Children:
  Ralph Warren Hughey (1930 - 2005)*
  Glen Raymond Hughey (1937 - 1987)*
  Marvin Leroy Hughey (1938 - 2015)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fonnie Hurt Goodman (1893 - 1977)*
  Charles Absalom Hurt (1895 - 1973)*
  Carrie Jane Hurt Meadows (1897 - 1976)*
  Lenora Elizabeth Hurt Hughey (1899 - 1981)
  Ollie Belle Hurt Boyd (1901 - 1986)*
  Birtha Pearl Hurt (1903 - 1903)*
  Flossie M. Hurt Gideon (1905 - 1986)*
  Orville F. Hurt (1907 - 1988)*
  Dulcie Elmer Hurt West (1910 - 1993)*
  Zena M. Gladys Hurt (1912 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memorial Park Cemetery
Battle Creek
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Plot: F-163-2
 
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Originally Created by: Ottie Konkright
Record added: Apr 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18817863
Lenora Elizabeth Nora Lee <i>Hurt</i> Hughey
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Lenora Elizabeth Nora Lee <i>Hurt</i> Hughey
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Lenora Elizabeth Nora Lee <i>Hurt</i> Hughey
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