Cora: Her Life Before (2)

Cora Stallman died on a farm, but she lived most of her life in the city.

In true 1800s melting-pot fashion, Cora was born to a Dutch immigrant (Nellie Siereveld) and a West Virginia striver (Granville Harrison Stallman).

I say “striver” because Granville appears to have been, frankly, a piece of work…

The rest of this article is available at Medium.com.

© 2019 Tori Brovet/All rights reserved

Author: Ms. Snoop

ABOUT I was lucky to be born into a family of genealogists, and to be gifted a family tree already bristling with names. Along the way, other names have somehow found me. My job is to listen to their stories.

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