Ora Mabel (Goates) (born 1906)

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Ora Mabel (Goates) Cox
1906 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Ora Mabel Goates was born in 1906. She was born into the Goates family and married into the Cox family.

Her correct surname is Goates.
Ora Mabel Goates was the daughter of Asa E. "Ace" Goates and Rhoda Jane Pack. She was born on December, 1906 in Copeland, Van Buren,Arkansas and died on September, 1983 in Hughson, Stanislaus, California. She was married to Clyde R. Cox on November 8, 1926 in Roswell, Chaves, New Mexico. Her obituary was listed in The Porterville Evening Recorder of Tulane County, California on December 15, 1983.

They had at least one child. He was Billie Eugene Cox who was born August 4, 1927 in Bosque, Texas.

Her Find-A-Grave Memorial is # 76008970
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In 1906, in the year that Ora Mabel Goates was born, Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1915, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1924, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1949, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1966, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

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Ora M Cox
Born: around 1902
Oklahoma, United States
Ora B Jr Cox
Born: around 1917
Missouri, United States
Ora Lee Cox
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 7, 1962
Ora (Thompson) Cox
Born: around 1953
TX
Ora Cox
Born: around 1946
TX
Ora Cox
Jul 27, 1888 - July 1971
Pemberton, Minnesota
Ora B Cox
Feb 4, 1904 - Sep 20, 1995
Batesville, MS
Ora Lee Cox
Mar 7, 1930 - May 1, 2009
Ojai, California
Ora Cox
Nov 16, 1905 - May 18, 2001
Hanford, CA
Ora Cox
Jan 28, 1908 - December 1983
Yakima, Washington
Ora Cecilia Cox
Mar 23, 1910 - Apr 26, 1997
Grand Terrace, CA
Ora Cox
Nov 25, 1891 - April 1984
La Crescenta, California
Ora Cox
Feb 9, 1893 - May 1981
Silverton, Oregon
Ora Cox
Sep 7, 1896 - September 1975
Los Angeles, California
Ora Cox
Sep 19, 1885 - May 1968
Portland, Oregon
Ora M Cox
Jul 21, 1903 - Sep 11, 1998
Dallesport, WA
Ora J Cox
Jul 31, 1926 - Apr 17, 2005
McKinleyville, CA
Ora M Cox
Jan 28, 1900 - May 16, 1993
Bountiful, UT
Ora Cox
May 20, 1892 - September 1968
Los Angeles, California

Other Coxes

Ada Belle Cox
Born: Aug 28, 1892
Nancy Cathryn Conway-Cox
Born: Sep 2, 1884
Martha "Sis" Cox-Smith
Born: Feb 8, 1915
Mary (Cox) Stem
Born: Dec 24, 1857
Melvin Lossie Cox
Born: Dec 11, 1889
Eveleen Bellew Cox
Born: Jan 20, 1879
Curd Cox
Born: 1762
William Cox
Born: Apr 9, 1887

Other Goateses

Teresa J Goates
Feb 26, 1960 - Dec 21, 2010
Delta Junction, AK
Janice Goates
Mar 29, 1927 - March 1979
Valley Springs, Arkansas
Rita Goates
Nov 18, 1922 - March 1987
Waco, Texas
Martha Goates
Nov 2, 1913 - Dec 23, 2010
Atkins, AR
Lucille Goates
Aug 4, 1914 - Mar 7, 1991
Nice, CA
D L Goates
Dec 19, 1959 - August 1988
Donald Goates
Aug 19, 1930 - August 1978
Penzie M Goates
Jun 12, 1912 - Oct 28, 1991
John Goates
Jan 5, 1889 - May 1976
Russellville, Arkansas
Alexander Goates
Oct 27, 1902 - July 1972
Arkansas
Annie Goates
Jun 28, 1902 - Mar 17, 1992
Velma D Goates
Jan 23, 1913 - July 1995
Russellville, AR
Bertha Goates
Feb 29, 1892 - July 1983
Dover, Arkansas
D L Goates
May 5, 1928 - Sep 16, 2001
Russellville, AR
Betty Goates
Dec 23, 1911 - Jan 18, 1991
Rebecca K Goates
May 2, 1993 - Jan 26, 2006

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Leona Goats
Born: 1904
Charles Cotton
Feb 6, 1911 - Feb 8, 1997
Fillmore, CA
Bertha Alice Wells
Born: Jan 19, 1881
Alex Marks
May 25, 1913 - Apr 2, 1992
Fresno, CA
Ida Mathilde Antonie Luley
Born: Jan 27, 1891
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