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Cora Ellen Hicks

Female 1866 - 1925


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  • Name  Cora Ellen Hicks  [1, 2, 3
    Born  1866  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Gender  Female 
    Alt. Birth  Jul 1869  Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Non-line Spouse 
    • Cora was married once before her marriage to Robert Bonser, and she had a daughter, Ivey Mae, listed in the 1895 census as age 13, from that marriage. Ivey was dead by 1900.
    Iowa State Census  1895  Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Cora E. Bencer (sic); age 27; white; born in Henry County, Iowa
    Census  1900  Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Cora Bonser, wife, white, female, born in July 1869, age 30, married, married for 10 years, mother of 5 children, 4 of these children living, born in Iowa, father born in Indiana, mother born in Indiana, could read, could write, could speak English
    Iowa State Census  1905  Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • C. E. Bonser, Card Number: 610; Post Office Address: West Point: Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; Roll IA_95
    Census  1910  Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Cora E. Bonser, wife, female, white, age 43, married (twice), years of present marriage 21, mother of 7 children, 4 of those children living, birthplace Iowa, father's birthplace (unknown), mother's birthplace Ohio, could speak English, occupation none, could read, could write
    Iowa State Census  1915  Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Card Number: 165, female, white, married, could read, could write, number of years in the US: 48, number of years in Iowa: 48, Cora E. Bonser, age 48, Lee County, post office address: West Point R1, Pleasant Ridge, occupation house wife, extent of education in the common schools: 7, birth place: Iowa, did not own home or farm, church affiliation Methodist, father's birthplace: Indiana, mother's birthplace: Indiana, signed by assessor: Joe Moeller
    Census  1920  Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Cora Bonser, wife, female, white, age 53, married, could read, could write, born in Iowa, father's birthplace Indiana, mother's birthplace Ohio, could speak English, occupation none
    Iowa State Census  1925  [10
    • Cora Ellen Bonser, wife, female, white, age 58, married, number of years in the U.S.: 58, number of years in Iowa: 58, attended rural school, highest reader attained: 6th grade, could read, could write, place of birth: Iowa, name of father: Harry Hicks, father's birthplace: Ohio, name of mother: Jane Daugherty, mother's birthplace: unknown, place of marriage of parents: Iowa, occupation involved with domestic/personal services, church affiliation: M. E.
    Died  1925  [4, 10, 11
    Buried  Pickle Family Cemetery, Baltimore Township, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I35903  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Family 1  (Male - 35931) (Unknown) 
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F13288  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Robert Ward Bonser, Sr.,   b. Aug 1868, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956 
    Married  8 Sep 1889  Lowell, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12, 13
    Iowa Marriage Records 
    • Groom's Name: Robert Bouser Or Bonser; Groom's Birth Date: 1868; Groom's Birthplace: Henry County, Iowa; Groom's Age: 21; Bride's Name: Cora Ellen Hicks; Bride's Birth Date: 1867; Bride's Birthplace: Henry County, Iowa; Bride's Age: 22; Marriage Date: 8 September 1889; Marriage Place: Lowell, Henry, Iowa; Groom's Mother's Name: Mary Kerr; Bride's Father's Name: Henry Hicks; Bride's Mother's Name: Jane Sanderson; Groom's Race: White; Bride's Race: White; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02531-3; System Origin: Iowa-EASy; Source Film Number: 965932
    Headstone Photograph 
    • Robert Ward Sr. and Cora Ellen (Hicks) Bonser's grave is located at the Pickle Family Cemetery in Baltimore Township, Henry County, Iowa. The epitaph on the stone is: "Bonser. Cora, 1866 - 1925. Robert, 1868 - 1956"
    The Headstone of Cora Ellen (Hicks) and Robert Ward Bonser Sr.
    The Headstone of Cora Ellen (Hicks) and Robert Ward Bonser Sr.
    Children 
     1. Henry Lawrence Bonser,   b. 12 Jul 1891, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1976
    >2. Ethel Leslie Bonser,   b. 7 Nov 1893, Salem, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1951, San Diego County, California Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Robert Ward "Bert" Bonser, Jr.,   b. 9 Oct 1898, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1974
     4. Ivey M. Bonser,   d. Between 1895 and 1900
     5. Kenneth H. Bonser,   b. Mar 1906, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Aug 1967 and Mar 1971
     6. (Child - 35932) Bonser,   b. Aft 1900,   d. Bef 1910
     7. (Child - 35933) Bonser,   b. Aft 1900,   d. Bef 1910
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F13275  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S72] 1910 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; enumeration district: 87, supervisor's district: 1, sheet number: 1B, page number: 172; enumeration date: April 16, 1910

    2. [S535] California Death Records 1940 - 1997 (Rootsweb) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S337] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 (ancestry.com and Family Search) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S4760] Bonser, Robert Ward (Sr.) and Cora Ellen (Hicks) - Headstone Photograph, (their grave is at the Pickle Family Cemetery, Baltimore Township, Henry County, Iowa; photograph provided courtesy of Jean Leeper) (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S54] 1900 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; enumeration district: 76, supervisor's district: 1, sheet number: 4A, page number: 283; enumeration date: June 8, 1900

    6. [S29] 1895 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa

    7. [S4157] 1905 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; Roll IA_95

    8. [S544] 1915 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; Roll: IA1915_287

    9. [S19] 1920 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; enumeration district: 90; supervisor's district: 1, sheet number: 2A, page number: 260; enumeration date: January 7, 1920

    10. [S38] 1925 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      Pleasant Ridge Township, Lee County, Iowa; Roll IA1925_1802

    11. [S77] 1930 US Census (Reliability: 4).
      Baltimore Township, Henry County, Iowa; Enumeration District 44-1; Supervisor's District 15; Sheet #: 5A; Page #: 195 8801; Enumeration Date: April 15, 1930

    12. [S38] 1925 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      Baltimore Township, Henry County, Iowa

    13. [S13] Iowa Marriage Collection, 1809 -1992 (Family Search) (Reliability: 3).