Paul Floyd Cole

M, b. 17 July 1940, d. 25 April 1993
     Paul Floyd Cole was born on 17 July 1940 at Danville, Highland Co., OH. He was the son of Burl Haywood Cole and Mary Myrtle Wilkin. Paul Floyd Cole died on 25 April 1993 at Wasilla, Matanuska-Susitna Co., AK, at age 52.

Rachel Cole1

F, b. circa 1844
     Rachel Cole was born circa 1844 at Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Abraham Cole and Phebe Harrison.1


  1. [S1447] 1850 Federal Census, Fulton County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 681.

Rachel C. Cole

F, b. 22 March 1782, d. 27 April 1838
     Rachel C. Cole was born on 22 March 1782. She married John Clark Taylor, son of Tarpley Taylor and Libbia or Sibia (?). Rachel C. Cole died on 27 April 1838 at age 56.

Children of Rachel C. Cole and John Clark Taylor

Robert Cole1

M, b. 1677, d. 1703
     Robert Cole was born in 1677.1 He married Deborah Underhill, daughter of John Underhill and Mary Prior, in 1701.1 Robert Cole died in 1703.1


  1. [S105] Jr. Harry Macy, Underhill Genealogy, Vol. V & VI, p. 56.

Sarah Cole1

F, b. circa 1832
     Sarah Cole was born circa 1832 at New Jersey.1 She married George Deal circa 1851.1

Child of Sarah Cole and George Deal


  1. [S106] 1860 Federal Census, Franklin County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Rolls 962 - 964; FHL #803962 - 4.

Sarah E. Cole

F, b. circa 1848
     Sarah E. Cole was born circa 1848 at Pickens Co., AL. She was the daughter of (?) Cole and Elizabeth M. Windle.

Child of Sarah E. Cole

Tessa Sue Cole

F, b. 18 November 1946, d. 29 May 2002
     Tessa Sue Cole was born on 18 November 1946 at Shelbyville, Shelby Co., IN. She was the daughter of Ralph Earl DeVault and Hazel Irene DeBaun. Tessa Sue Cole married Larry E. Pursley on 30 November 1968 at Flat Rock, Shelby Co., IN. Tessa Sue Cole and Larry E. Pursley were divorced before 13 May 1994. Tessa Sue Cole married James Earl Brierly, son of Luke Brierly and Mary Highlander, on 13 May 1994 at Trimble Co., KY, Kentucky marriage certificate #13548

The marriage of James E. Brierly and Tessa Sue Cole was probably short-lived. Tessa did not update her Social Security records and neither was mentioned in the other's obituary.

Tessa Sue Cole died on 29 May 2002 at Jewish Hospital, Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, at age 55 OBITUARY

Tessa Sue Pursley, 55, of Hanover, died Wednesday, May 29, 2002, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
Born Nov. 18, 1946, in Shelbyville, she was the daughter of Ralph and Hazel (DeBaun) DeVault.
Survivors include one son, Jeremy Edward Pursley of Hanover; one daughter, Amanda Sue Pursley of Hanover; one brother, Billy "Sonny" Cole; five sisters, Mrs. Ronnie (Terry) Whicker of Hanover, Mrs. Art (Donna) Dewaelsche of Cicero, Mrs. Gary (Lana) Reinhart of Goshen, Ky., Rita Vierling of Madison, and Mrs. Meredith (Judy) Nugent of St. Omer; one half-sister, Mrs. Fred (Vickie) Holder of Shelbyville; and one daughter-in-law, Bonnie Cole of Shelbyville.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Phillip Edward Cole.
Mrs. Pursley was a member of Lewis Creek Baptist Church.
She was raised in Shelbyville, then lived in California before moving to Jefferson County in 1972.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Morgan-Webster-Nay Funeral Home, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison.
Burial will be in Hanover Cemetery in Hanover.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from noon until time of service Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 7363 E. 21st St., Indianapolis, IN 46219.

She was buried in June 2002 at Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, Jefferson Co., IN.

Una Cole

F, b. 11 January 1889
     Una Cole was born on 11 January 1889 at Tennessee. She was the daughter of (?) Cole and Lillian O. Kitzmiller.

W. E. Cole1

M, b. 5 August 1905, d. 13 May 1975
     W. E. Cole was born on 5 August 1905 at Oklahoma.1 He married Ruie E. Nickel, daughter of George Ollie Nickel and Bessie A. Snell.1 W. E. Cole died on 13 May 1975 at age 69. He was buried in May 1975 at Restlawn Memorial Park, Altus, Jackson Co., OK.

Child of W. E. Cole and Ruie E. Nickel


  1. [S3830] 1940 Federal Census, Okfuskee County, Oklahoma. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3316.

Walter Benjamin Cole

M, b. 25 September 1909, d. 10 May 1981
     Walter Benjamin Cole was born on 25 September 1909 at Tennessee. He was the son of Benjamin Clark Cole and Ida Alice Smith. Walter Benjamin Cole married Maude Louella Kitzmiller, daughter of Martin K. Kitzmiller and Eulia Florence McCray, after 4 April 1940. Walter Benjamin Cole died on 10 May 1981 at Sullivan Co., TN, at age 71. He was buried in May 1981 at Oak Hill Memorial Park, Kingsport, Sullivan Co., TN.

Walter Ray Cole

     Walter Ray Cole married Blanche Loraine Stivers, daughter of Archer Herbert Stivers and Gera Ethel Whitney, on 24 November 1921.

William Cole1

M, b. circa 1808
     William Cole was born circa 1808 at Virginia 1850 census appears to show age 44, 1860 shows age 50.2,1 He married Frances Taylor.1 Occupation: Farming in 1860 at Puncheon District, Allen Co., KY.1

Children of William Cole

Child of William Cole and Frances Taylor


  1. [S4526] 1860 Federal Census, Allen County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 353; FHL #803353.
  2. [S4527] 1850 Federal Census, Allen County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 190.

William Alonzo Cole

M, b. 9 November 1885, d. 7 June 1937
     William Alonzo Cole was born on 9 November 1885 at Missouri. He married Anna Angeline Eoff in 1910 at St. Louis, MO. William Alonzo Cole died on 7 June 1937 at Clayton, St. Louis Co., MO, at age 51. He was buried in June 1937 at Valhalla Cemetery, Bel-Nor, St. Louis Co., MO, Findagrave #31298995.

Child of William Alonzo Cole and Anna Angeline Eoff

Hattie B. Colebourn1

F, b. March 1873, d. 31 January 1932
     Hattie B. Colebourn was born in March 1873 at Wisconsin.2,1 She married Newell Morris on 24 May 1892 at Lamar, Prowers Co., CO. Hattie B. Colebourn died on 31 January 1932 at Kings Co., CA, at age 58.

Child of Hattie B. Colebourn and Newell Morris


  1. [S1714] 1910 Federal Census, Kings County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 79; FHL #1374092.
  2. [S1715] 1900 Federal Census, Prowers County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 128; FHL #1240128.

Alpha Melissa Coleman

F, b. 17 August 1860, d. 28 May 1936
     Alpha Melissa Coleman was born on 17 August 1860 at Blue Rock, Muskingum Co., OH. She married George Wesley Dutro Jr. in 1878. Alpha Melissa Coleman was buried in 1936 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Zanesville, Muskingum Co., OH, Findagrave #71593310. She died on 28 May 1936 at Zanesville, Muskingum Co., OH, at age 75.

Child of Alpha Melissa Coleman and George Wesley Dutro Jr.

Brian James Coleman

M, b. 19 November 1980, d. 7 February 2006
     Brian James Coleman was born on 19 November 1980 at East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., OH. He was the son of Ronald Allen Coleman. Brian James Coleman died on 7 February 2006 at age 25. He was buried in February 2006 at Calcutta United Presbyterian Cemetery, Calcutta, Columbiana Co., OH, Findagrave #39738633.

Cecil Coleman

M, b. 5 February 1908, d. November 1985
     Cecil Coleman was born on 5 February 1908. He married Mildred Margaret Kitzmiller, daughter of Roy A. Kitzmiller and Esther Louzion, on 9 October 1954 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL. Cecil Coleman died in November 1985 at Cochise Co, AZ, at age 77.

Claude Haskell Coleman

M, b. 29 March 1907, d. 10 March 1985
     Claude Haskell Coleman was born on 29 March 1907 at Monroe, Overton Co., TN. He married Naomi Etoile Wisner, daughter of Clarence Henry Wisner and (?) Beasley, on 4 November 1927 at Livingston, Overton Co., TN. Claude Haskell Coleman died on 10 March 1985 at Goodlettsville, Davidson Co., TN, at age 77.

Cornelia A. Coleman

     Cornelia A. Coleman married Joseph J. Johnston.

Child of Cornelia A. Coleman and Joseph J. Johnston

Elma Eliza Coleman

     Elma Eliza Coleman married William Henry Clement.

Child of Elma Eliza Coleman and William Henry Clement

Floyd Earl Coleman

     Floyd Earl Coleman married Bessie Elizabeth Moye.

Child of Floyd Earl Coleman and Bessie Elizabeth Moye

Frank Coleman

     Frank Coleman married Nora Holz.

Child of Frank Coleman and Nora Holz

James Coleman

     James Coleman married Violet Sommerville, daughter of John Sommerville and Eve Ann Longbottom, on 26 December 1916 at Damascus, Columbiana Co., OH, No children.

John Coleman

     John Coleman married Mary Elizabeth Dresbach.

Child of John Coleman and Mary Elizabeth Dresbach

John Coleman

M, b. circa 1811
     John Coleman married Sarah Salome Hipple, daughter of William H. Hipple and Elizabeth Gebhart. John Coleman was born circa 1811.

Margaret Jane Coleman

F, b. 10 December 1874, d. 4 January 1940
     Margaret Jane Coleman was born on 10 December 1874 at Turtle Creek, Allegheny Co., PA. She married James Charles McMillen. Margaret Jane Coleman died on 4 January 1940 at Wellsville, Columbiana Co., OH, at age 65. She was buried in January 1940 at Spring Hill Cemetery, Wellsville, Columbiana Co., OH, Findagrave #21998220.

Child of Margaret Jane Coleman and James Charles McMillen

Mary Coleman

     Mary Coleman married Mackerness Hamblin, son of Thomas Hamblin.

Child of Mary Coleman and Mackerness Hamblin

Mary Grace Coleman

F, b. 10 March 1865, d. 1935
     Mary Grace Coleman was born on 10 March 1865.1 She was the daughter of John Coleman and Mary Elizabeth Dresbach. Mary Grace Coleman married Joseph Shirk Miles, son of Owen Phillips Miles and Hannah Price Shirk, on 15 June 1887 at Carroll Co., IL, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763 - 1900:

MILES, JOSEPH S COLEMAN, MARY GRACE CARROLL 06/15/1887 B/ 81 3216.1 Mary Grace Coleman was buried in 1935 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL. She died in 1935.

Children of Mary Grace Coleman and Joseph Shirk Miles


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 674.

Mary Josephine Coleman

F, b. 12 July 1910, d. 9 June 2000
     Mary Josephine Coleman was born on 12 July 1910 at Rockbridge Co., VA. She married Bud Donald Clark on 29 August 1925 at Lexington, VA. Mary Josephine Coleman and Bud Donald Clark were divorced on 10 September 1952 at Rockbridge Co., VA. Mary Josephine Coleman died on 9 June 2000 at age 89. She was buried in June 2000 at Green Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Buena Vista, VA, Findagrave #117759192.

Mills Coleman

     Mills Coleman married Florence V. Miller, daughter of Harrison Fravel Miller and Catherine F. Miller, on 14 February 1882 at Ft. Madison, Lee Co., IA.