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NICHOLAS, Joab
(1836-1904)
COLWELL, Alcinda
(1839-1893)
CORKEN, James Stanley
(1862-1939)
NICHOLAS, Laura Ellen
(1865-1950)
CORKEN, Hubert Stanley
(1895-1986)

 

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Spouses/Children:
FARRIS, Orpha Joyce

  • CORKEN, James Farris+

CORKEN, Hubert Stanley

  • Born: 15 Mar 1895 1
  • Marriage: FARRIS, Orpha Joyce
  • Died: Jan 1986, Rockport, Atchison co., Missouri at age 90 2
  • Buried: Ohio Cemetery, Burlington Junction, Nodaway co., Missouri 1
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bullet  General Notes:

From Julie Zimmer's website:
Hubert married Orpha Joyce Farris. He attended agricultural college, farmed, owned a feed/poultry/creamery business and later worked as a custodian at the Northwest Missouri State college library in Maryville. he had four sons, Jerry, Jim, Jack and Bill. Orpha studied music at the conservatory and taught school and piano.

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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Education: 1 yr Amity College: College Springs, Page co., Iowa. 3

Social Security Number: 490-34-8856, issued in Missour before 1951. 2


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Hubert married Orpha Joyce FARRIS. (Orpha Joyce FARRIS was born on 25 Jul 1897,1 died on 18 Jan 1958 1 and was buried in Ohio Cemetery, Burlington Junction, Nodaway co., Missouri 1.)

 

The children of James and Laura Corken - Alma, Hubert, Phillip

Photos courtesy of Julie Zimmer

Christmas, 1951 - The family of Hubert and Orpha Corken, except Jim, who took the picture, and Jim's daughter Julie

from back, left: Eleanor (Jerry's wife) with Marcy; Gwen (Jim's wife); Bill; Jack; Orpha; Hubert

on the floor: Jerry with Susie; Carolyn (Jim's daughter)

photo courtesy of Julie Zimmer

 

 

A gathering of the Nicholas Family at the home of Alma Nicholas Dannon

Hubert and Orpha Corken are noted, as well as Orph's mother.

photo courtesy of Julie Zimmer

 

Additional Photo - "Big Dinner at Uncle Bert's" (Albert Curtis Nicholas)

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Sources


1 Nodaway Township Cemeteries, Nodaway County, Missouri (Nodaway County Genealogical Society, Box 214 Maryville, Missouri 64468).

2 Social Security Death Index.

3 Julie Zimmer.


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