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Effie Herman Green Corey
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1865
Morris County
Kansas, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1941
Manhattan
Riley County
Kansas, USA

Her OBIT is in the Emporia (Kansas) Gazette Oct 20th (MON) 1941 (that is not a typo - it's 1941 not 1940) pg 1. Article states she died at her sister's home in Manhattan KS on a SAT morning

"The Emporia [KS] Gazette, 20 Oct 1941, Monday

MRS. EFFIE COREY DEAD

Special to the Gazette:
Council Grove, Oct. 20--Mrs. Effie Corey Council Grove, died at the home of a sister, Mrs. John Edgerton, in Manhattan Saturday morning. She was a pioneer of Morris county, and lived at Parkerville more than 60 years ago. At that time she was the wife of Dr. William Swetman [sic].

Following the death of Dr. Swetman [sic] she was married to Dr. V. S. Corey, who died about 15 years ago. Since that time Mrs. Corey spent most of her time in Council Grove looking after business interests.

About three years ago Mrs. Corey sold her residence to Dr. H. B. Melchert. After that Mrs. Corey spent most of her time in Manhattan, coming to Council Grove every few months to look at property interests.

Mrs. Corey leaves one brother, Col. Ned Green of Washington, D.C., and one sister, Mrs. John Edgerton, of Manhattan.

Funeral arrangements have not been completed, pending word from Colonel Green.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Nehemiah Green (1837 - 1890)
  Ida Leffingwell Green (1838 - 1869)
 
 Spouses:
  Sylvester M Corey (1840 - 1930)
  William Brownlow Swetnam (1863 - 1892)*
 
 Sibling:
  Effie Herman Green Corey (1865 - 1941)
  Alice Melissa Green Edgerton (1867 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Cemetery
Manhattan
Riley County
Kansas, USA
Plot: 1-221-05
 
Maintained by: GeekyGraveGirl
Originally Created by: zadalew
Record added: Mar 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 87674785
Effie Herman <i>Green</i> Corey
Added by: DSH
 
Effie Herman <i>Green</i> Corey
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- Becky Doan
 Added: Dec. 4, 2016
Rest in Peace - widow of Dr William B Swetnam
- GambillGirl60
 Added: Dec. 4, 2016
 
 
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