Cora BOATRIGHT

Cora BOATRIGHT[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19]

Female 1894 - 1936

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  • Born  8 Mar 1894  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  10 Oct 1936  Candler Co., GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Hebron Cemetery, Garfield, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Cora BOATRIGHT (John3, Reubin2, Daniel1), the eighth child of Nancy Deal and John Boatright, was born on 8 March 1894 in Emanuel County, Georgia. She was named as a daughter, aged 6 years, in her parents' household in the 1900 Emanuel County census, and as aged 15 years in the 1910 census.

      She married Jesse James Snipes on 5 November 1911 in Emanuel County, Georgia. He was born on 27 August 1891 in Emanuel County, son of Ella Lucinda Wiggins and James Snipes.

      Jesse registered for the World War I draft in the 1333rd GMD, Emanuel County, on 5 June 1917. His draft registration card provided the following information: Jesse James Snipes; P.O. address, Canoochee, Emanuel Co.; age 26; born 27 Aug. 1891; occupation: farmer, employed by Mrs. J. E. Coleman, Emanuel Co.; had dependents; married; no previous military experience; physical description: medium height, slender build, gray eyes, dark hair, and slightly bald; signed his name "Jesse James Snipes."

      In the 1930 Evans County, Georgia census, the following information was recorded: Jessie J. Snipes, head, rented home, lived on a farm, age 39, married first at age 20, could read and write, born in GA, parents born in GA, Missionary Baptist minister, wage earner, was working at time of the census, was not a veteran; Cora, wife, housekeeper, age 36, married first at age 18, could read and write, born in GA, parents born in GA; Nellie, daughter, age 16, attended school, could read and write, born in GA, parents born in GA; Virgil, son, age 14, attended school, could read and write, born in GA, parents born in GA; Clyde, daughter, age 12, attended school, could read and write, born in GA, parents born in GA; Ruby J., daughter, age 6, attended school, born in GA, parents born in GA; Barnie, son, 4 years and 3 months, born in GA, parents born in GA; and, Soloman, son, 8 months, born in GA, parents born in GA.

      Cora and Jess had twelve children:

      i. Infant SNIPES, born & died 26 May
      1912 in Emanuel County, GA
      ii. Nell SNIPES
      iii. Virgil Eugene SNIPES
      iv. Clyde SNIPES
      v. V. J. SNIPES, b. Dec. 1919, d. 5
      November 1920 in Emanuel Co., GA
      vi. J. B. SNIPES, b. 23 Sep 1922; d. 8
      Dec 1922 in Emanuel Co., GA
      vii. Ruby Jewel SNIPES
      viii. Barnabus SNIPES
      ix. Hortense SNIPES, b. 13 May 1927 in
      Emanuel Co., GA; died 20 May 1928
      x. James Soloman SNIPES
      xi. Grace SNIPES
      xii. Syble Joyce SNIPES

      Cora and Jesse were members of Hawhammock Church and he served as its pastor in 1931. The church minutes of 28 August 1931 read: "Suggestion made that we go to Bro. J. J. Snipes home on acount of Sister Snipes ill health to receive her in the Church." Both Cora and J. J. were granted letters of dismissal on 26 July 1936.

      Cora died on 10 October 1936 in Candler County, and was buried in Hebron Cemetery, Garfield, Emanuel County.

      Jess married again to Lila Mae Stevens on 7 January 1940 in Bulloch County, GA. She was born on 20 November 1921.

      He died 10 August 1963, and was buried in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia. Lila died on 15 April 1990. Both were buried at Bonaventure Cemetery, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia.
    Person ID  I90  Boatright Genealogy
    Last Modified  4 Dec 2013 

    Father  John BOATRIGHT,   b. 3 Nov 1838, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1913, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Nancy DEAL,   b. 11 Jan 1853, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1919, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Sep 1877  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F19  Group Sheet

    Family  Jesse James SNIPES,   b. 27 Aug 1891, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1963, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  5 Nov 1911  Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Infant SNIPES,   b. 26 May 1912, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1912, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Nell SNIPES,   b. 5 Dec 1931, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1988, Statesboro, Bulloch County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Virgil Eugene SNIPES,   b. 28 Mar 1916, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1964, Savannah, Chatham County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Clyde SNIPES,   b. 9 Nov 1917, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 2006, Cataula , Harris County, G Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. V. J. SNIPES,   b. Dec 1919, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1920, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. J. B. SNIPES,   b. 23 Sep 1922, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1922, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Ruby Jewel SNIPES,   b. 14 Oct 1923, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1992, Augusta, Richmond County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Barney SNIPES,   b. 21 Jun 1925, Toombs County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 2003, Marianna, Jackson County, FL Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Hortense SNIPES,   b. 3 May 1927, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1928, GA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. James Soloman SNIPES,   b. 12 Aug 1929, Emanuel County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1991, Frankfurt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
    >11. Grace SNIPES
    >12. Syble Joyce SNIPES
    Last Modified  9 Sep 2010 
    Family ID  F82  Group Sheet


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