Hampton Abraham Cole1,2,3,4,5

M, b. December 6, 1901, d. August 25, 1983
FatherBailey Cole1,3,4,6 b. September 23, 1866, d. September 26, 1964
MotherBertie Lee Blackwell1,3,4,6 b. February 7, 1871, d. March 19, 1950
     His Social Security Number was 513-18-3296.7 Hampton Abraham Cole was buried at Forest Park Cemetery, Anthony, Harper Co., Kansas.5 He was born on December 6, 1901 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,8 He married Zella Luella Miller in 1929.9 Hampton Abraham Cole died on August 25, 1983 at Anthony, Harper Co., Kansas, at age 81.9

Census Records

1910Dwelling 213, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 92, District 77, Anthony, Harper Co., Kansas1
1930Dwelling 32, District 25, Spring, Harper Co., KansasEnumerated along with his family in the household of his father Bailey8
1940Dwelling 104, District 39-26, Spring, Harper Co., Kansas6

Occupation

1930Farm laborer8
1940Odd job laborer6

Family

Zella Luella Miller b. May 10, 1909, d. February 26, 1984
Marriage*Hampton Abraham Cole married Zella Luella Miller in 1929.9 
Child
  • Tresa Cheney2

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S801] Tresa Cheney (daughter), "Hampton Cole," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Jun 19, 2002.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S5682] Forest Park Cemetery, Harper Co., KS, online http://www.findagrave.com/
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3215] Ms., online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=emchinchey&id=I910

Eldridge Alfred Cole1,2,3

M, b. February 25, 1895, d. July 15, 1992
FatherValentine T. "Tiny" Cole4,5,6,3 b. September 16, 1871, d. June 16, 1969
MotherQueen Isabell Vest4,5,6,3 b. July 29, 1876, d. October 5, 1952
     Eldridge Alfred Cole was buried at Mountain View Cemetery, 1300 Mountain View Road, Vinton, Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 His Social Security Number was 714-14-2116.7 He was born on February 25, 1895 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,4,2,3 He married Cleo Hanes Neal on April 14, 1914 at Mercer Co., West Virginia.8,9 Eldridge Alfred Cole married Clara Frances Clark on December 9, 1969 at Charlottesville, Virginia.3 Eldridge Alfred Cole died on July 15, 1992 at Marion, Smyth Co., Virginia, at age 97.7,4,1 He MARION - Mr. Eldridge Alfred Cole, age 97, died Wednesday, July 15, 1992 in Smyth County Community Hospital. He was retired from the REA Express Company after 48 years of service. He was a member & elder of the Stone Memorial Presbyterian Church, member of Mountain Dale Lodge I.O.O.F No. 49, member of Osceola-Roanoke Lodge No. 47 Knight of Phyias, member of Rajah Temple No 195 D.O.O.K, member of the Retired Railroad Employees, member of the Association of Retired Person and Brotherhood of Railroad Clerks. He is survived by his wife, Clara C. Cole of Marion; one stepson and stepdaughter-in-law, John L. and Louise Clark of Marion; two stepdaughters and stepson-in-law, Miss Kathleen Clark of Lynchburg, Va; Ruth and Charles Gentry of Marion; one sister, Mrs. Edith C. Arthur of Roanoke; two brothers, Herman C. Cole of Salem, Va; Edward Harley Cole of Roanoke, Va; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and several stepgrandchildren. Funeral services will be held Friday evening, July 17, 1992 at 8:00 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel with Rev. Bryan Childress, Rev. Michael Weller and Rev. Claude McKinnon officiating. Graveside services will be held Saturday, July 18, 1992 at 10:30 a.m. by the Mountain Dale Lodge I.O.O.F No. 49 in the Mountain View Cemetery in Vinton, Va. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel. on July 17, 1992.1

Census Records

1900Dwelling 157, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1910Dwelling 211, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 113, District 20, Jefferson Ward 1, Roanoke, Virginia10
1930Dwelling 90, District 12, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 58, District 81-4E, North Roanoke, Roanoke Co., Virginia12

Occupation

1920Railroad express messanger10
1930Express messanger11
1940Railroad express messanger12

Family 1

Cleo Hanes Neal b. October 14, 1893, d. December 14, 1968
Marriage*Eldridge Alfred Cole married Cleo Hanes Neal on April 14, 1914 at Mercer Co., West Virginia.8,9 
Children

Family 2

Clara Frances Clark b. April 2, 1917, d. May 24, 1994
Marriage*Eldridge Alfred Cole married Clara Frances Clark on December 9, 1969 at Charlottesville, Virginia.3 

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Eldridge Alfred Cole obituary in the Jul 17, 1992 edition.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S356] Isabel Vest Cole Bible.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  9. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Cole-Neal marriage record.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

William Ezra Cole1

M, b. December 1, 1897, d. before April 11, 1930
FatherValentine T. "Tiny" Cole1,2,3 b. September 16, 1871, d. June 16, 1969
MotherQueen Isabell Vest1,2,3 b. July 29, 1876, d. October 5, 1952
     William Ezra Cole married Gladys E. Layman.4 William Ezra Cole was born on December 1, 1897 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He died before April 11, 1930; His wife Gladys was enumerated as a widow in the 1930 Census.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 157, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia3
1910Dwelling 211, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia2
1920Dwelling 80, District 29, Highland Ward 1, Roanoke, VirginiaEnumerated with his wife in the household of his father-in-law Cabel Layman4

Occupation

1920Laundry truck driver4

Family

Gladys E. Layman b. January 28, 1900, d. January 4, 1961
Marriage*William Ezra Cole married Gladys E. Layman.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S356] Isabel Vest Cole Bible.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  7. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

Hobert George Cole1,2,3,4

M, b. October 20, 1900, d. May 26, 1988
FatherValentine T. "Tiny" Cole1,5,3 b. September 16, 1871, d. June 16, 1969
MotherQueen Isabell Vest1,5,3 b. July 29, 1876, d. October 5, 1952
     His Social Security Number was 226-28-3912.6 Hobert George Cole was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.4 He was born on October 20, 1900 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,3,4 He married Georgia Ann Neal in 1919.1,7 Hobert George Cole married Nellie Lockard on January 13, 1968 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,8,9 Hobert George Cole died on May 26, 1988 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 87.1,6,7,4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 211, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 113, District 20, Jefferson Ward 1, Roanoke, Virginia10
1930Dwelling 546, District 9, Roanoke, Virginia11
1940Dwelling 144, District 119-45, Roanoke, Virginia12

Occupation

1920Gas company truck driver10
1930Garage machinist11
1940Auto mechanic12

Family 1

Georgia Ann Neal b. February 27, 1901, d. November 30, 1966
Marriage*Hobert George Cole married Georgia Ann Neal in 1919.1,7 
Children

Family 2

Nellie Lockard b. April 11, 1907, d. March 11, 1996
Marriage*Hobert George Cole married Nellie Lockard on January 13, 1968 at Roanoke, Virginia.3,8,9 

Citations

  1. [S356] Isabel Vest Cole Bible.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nancy Williamson Cole obituary in the Jun 23, 2008 edition.
  3. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  4. [S2265] Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Roanoke VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GSsr=241&GRid=44634996&CRid=49500&df=all&
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Nellie L. Mills Cole obituary in the Mar 13, 1996 edition.
  9. [S2241] Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=conner&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=52&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=52527626&CRid=79747&df=all&
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Roy James Cole1,2

M, b. November 20, 1903, d. August 29, 1960
FatherValentine T. "Tiny" Cole3,4,5,1,2 b. September 16, 1871, d. June 16, 1969
MotherQueen Isabell Vest3,4,5,1,2 b. July 29, 1876, d. October 5, 1952
     Roy James Cole was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 He was born on November 20, 1903 at Terrys Fork, Floyd Co., Virginia.3,1,2 He married Pearl Geneva Martin on April 11, 1927.3,6,2 Roy James Cole died on August 29, 1960 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 56.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 211, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 254, District 55, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia5

Family

Pearl Geneva Martin b. September 19, 1898, d. January 7, 1985
Marriage*Roy James Cole married Pearl Geneva Martin on April 11, 1927.3,6,2 
Child
  • Beverley Jean Cole7

Citations

  1. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  2. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  3. [S356] Isabel Vest Cole Bible.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2752] City of Salem VA Archives - Sherwood Memorial Park, online http://files.usgwarchives.org/va/salem/cemeteries/
  7. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Herman Clyde Cole1,2,3,4,5

M, b. August 27, 1906, d. July 15, 2000
FatherValentine T. "Tiny" Cole2,6,7,4 b. September 16, 1871, d. June 16, 1969
MotherQueen Isabell Vest2,6,7,4 b. July 29, 1876, d. October 5, 1952
     Herman Clyde Cole was buried at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 5070 Cove Road N. W., Roanoke, Virginia.1,3 His Social Security Number was 224-09-2129.8 He was born on August 27, 1906 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,2,4 He married Lillian Pauline Grogg circa 1928.1,9 Herman Clyde Cole died on July 15, 2000 at Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 93.8,1,2,5 He COLE, Herman Clyde, 93, of Salem, died Saturday, July 15, 2000. Herman was a long time member of Mountain Dale Lodge #49 IOOF and was a member of Lakeside Baptist Church. He was a retired truck mechanic from Rainbow Bread Company. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Pauline Cole and is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth, Sr. and Lorena Cole, Roanoke; his daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and James (Jim) Reynolds, Salem; his grandchildren, Kenneth Cole, Jr. and wife Drema, Roanoke, Penny Lucas and husband Matt, Gloucester County, Tracy Reynolds, Columbia, S.C., Sherry Brightwell and husband, Joe, Wirtz; his great- grandsons, Matt, Justin, and Tyler. A funeral service will be held at Oakey's North Chapel. Tuesday July 18, 1 p.m. with Chaplain W. Nolan Teague officiating. Interment in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call after 2 p.m. at Oakey's North Chapel where the family will be from 7 to 9 p.m. on July 17, 2000.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 211, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 254, District 55, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 199, District 27, Roanoke, Virginia9
1940Dwelling 184, District 81-4C, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1930Bridge works chain hooker9
1940Auto mechanic10

Family

Lillian Pauline Grogg b. September 26, 1910, d. April 1, 1972
Marriage*Herman Clyde Cole married Lillian Pauline Grogg circa 1928.1,9 
Children
  • Shirley Cole1
  • Kenneth Cecil Cole Sr.1,10,11,12

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Herman Clyde Cole obituary in the Jul 17, 2000 edition.
  2. [S356] Isabel Vest Cole Bible.
  3. [S1521] The Fair View Group, online http://www.thefairviewgroup.org/index.shtml
  4. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Ollie Lorena Morris Cole obituary in the Apr 16, 2017 edition.

George Tildon Stump1,2,3,4

M, b. May 13, 1877, d. 1949
FatherElijah G. Stump2 b. May, 1840, d. after January 2, 1930
MotherMartha J. Smith2 b. November, 1842, d. before January 2, 1920
     George Tildon Stump was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on May 13, 1877 at Virginia.4 He married Alorza Mobie Vest, daughter of William F. Vest and Elizabeth Ann "Betsy" Conner, on August 29, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,5 George Tildon Stump died in 1949.1,3

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 201, District 43, Dublin, Pulaski Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 188, District 129, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 1, District 105, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 116, District 122, Washington, D.C.10
1940Dwelling 137, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1900Railroad laborer7
1910House carpenter8
1920Farmer9
1930House carpenter10
1940Farmer11

Family

Alorza Mobie Vest b. June 16, 1882, d. September 25, 1977
Marriage*George Tildon Stump married Alorza Mobie Vest, daughter of William F. Vest and Elizabeth Ann "Betsy" Conner, on August 29, 1898 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,3,5 

Citations

  1. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Edward Harley "Cole" Cole1,2,3,4

M, b. April 22, 1909, d. April 15, 1996
FatherValentine T. "Tiny" Cole1,5,6,7 b. September 16, 1871, d. June 16, 1969
MotherQueen Isabell Vest1,5,6,7 b. July 29, 1876, d. October 5, 1952
     Edward Harley "Cole" Cole was buried at Fair View Cemetery, 3300 Melrose Ave. N.W., Roanoke, Virginia.2,3 His Social Security Number was 227-05-9982.8 He was born on April 22, 1909 at Virginia.8,1 He married Ethel Elizabeth "Mama" Nuckolls circa 1928.2,7,4 Edward Harley "Cole" Cole died on April 15, 1996 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 86.8,2,4 He COLE, Edward H., ("Cole"), 86, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, April 15, 1996. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ethel ("Mama") N. Cole, a son, Thomas E. ("Sonny") Cole. Mr. Cole retired from the American Viscose. He is survived by a daughter, Barbara C. Price, Charleston, S.C; sons, Eugene H. Cole, Virginia Beach, Va., Ronald Cole, Roanoke, Andrew T. Cole ("Tony"), Pheonix, Ariz; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Herman Cole, Salem. A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Friday, April 19, 1996 at Fair View Cemetery, with Rev. Charles R. Doyle officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at Oakey's North Chapel. on April 17, 1996.2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 211, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 254, District 55, Amsterdam, Botetourt Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 335, District 2, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia7
1940Dwelling 59, District 81-12, Cave Spring, Roanoke Co., Virginia9

Occupation

1930Auto mechanic7
1940Hauling contractor9

Family

Ethel Elizabeth "Mama" Nuckolls b. May 13, 1909, d. August 28, 1985
Marriage*Edward Harley "Cole" Cole married Ethel Elizabeth "Mama" Nuckolls circa 1928.2,7,4 
Children
  • Ronald Cole2
  • Barbara Elizabeth Cole2,9,10
  • Thomas Edward "Sonny" Cole2,9
  • Eugene Harley Cole2
  • Andrew Tony "Tony" Cole2,10

Citations

  1. [S356] Isabel Vest Cole Bible.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Edward H. Cole obituary in the Apr 17, 1996 edition.
  3. [S1521] The Fair View Group, online http://www.thefairviewgroup.org/index.shtml
  4. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

George W. Lampey1

M, b. November 28, 1850, d. August 25, 1903
     George W. Lampey was buried at Hale Family Cemetery, Red Oak Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 He was born on November 28, 1850 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 He married Bertie Sumner on April 1, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 George W. Lampey died on August 25, 1903 at age 52.1

Census Records

1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4

Occupation

1880Farmer3

Family

Bertie Sumner b. April, 1862
Marriage*George W. Lampey married Bertie Sumner on April 1, 1880 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1241] Ruth G. Hale, Hale Family Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  3. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Hester Nellie Cole1

F, b. November 10, 1903, d. October 25, 1985
FatherJerry Kyle Cole2,3,4,5,6,7 b. June 27, 1875, d. January 29, 1975
MotherMae Inez Sowers2,3,4,5,6,7 b. January 30, 1881, d. February 12, 1975
     Her Social Security Number was 229-82-7524.8 Hester Nellie Cole was buried at Stonewall Church Cemetery (also known as Vest, DeWitt, and King Cemetery), near Stonewall Brethren/Methodist Church, Rt. 221, Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.1,9 She was born on November 10, 1903 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,1,9 She married Arthur Franklin "Frank" Hoback, son of Jacob Shevern "Jake" Hoback and Julie Ann Bower, on November 27, 1924 at Roanoke, Virginia.9,4 As of November 27, 1924,her married name was Hoback. Hester Nellie Cole died on October 25, 1985 at age 81.1,9

Census Records

1910Dwelling 212, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 98, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1930Dwelling 58, District 27, Roanoke, Virginia10
1940Dwelling 242, District 81-4D, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia11

Family

Arthur Franklin "Frank" Hoback b. December 7, 1902, d. December 12, 1983
Marriage*Hester Nellie Cole married Arthur Franklin "Frank" Hoback, son of Jacob Shevern "Jake" Hoback and Julie Ann Bower, on November 27, 1924 at Roanoke, Virginia.9,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S199] Ruth Hale & Glenna G. Garner, Stonewall Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  2. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Dorothy Cole Martin obituary in the Dec 8, 2001 edition.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Effie Cole Conner obituary in the Apr 30, 2001 edition.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Jerry Kyle Cole obituary in an unknown edition.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Eva Carlene Nixon obituary in the Feb 11, 2012 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Harold N. Hoback obituary in the Dec 2, 1994 edition.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Ada Cole

F, b. November 5, 1908, d. March 16, 1909
FatherJerry Kyle Cole1 b. June 27, 1875, d. January 29, 1975
MotherMae Inez Sowers1 b. January 30, 1881, d. February 12, 1975
     Ada Cole was buried at Cole Cemetery, on the J. Kyle Cole farm, near junction Rts. 612 & 673, Flint/Double Springs area, Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She was born on November 5, 1908 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 She died on March 16, 1909 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1

Citations

  1. [S269] Edgar L. Vest, Cole Family Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.

Clement Elbert Cole1,2,3

M, b. September 22, 1894, d. March 9, 1931
FatherWilliam Letcher "Willy L." Cole4,1,5,6,7,3 b. May 21, 1871, d. May 28, 1965
MotherLucy Pearl "Pearlie" Flinchum4,1,5,6,7,3 b. July, 1878
     Clement Elbert Cole was buried at Cole Cemetery, on the J. Kyle Cole farm, near junction Rts. 612 & 673, Flint/Double Springs area, Floyd Co., Virginia.8 He was born on September 22, 1894 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,2,3 He married Mable Annie Bell, daughter of Eliza Lillian Bell, on November 13, 1926 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 Clement Elbert Cole died on March 9, 1931 at Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia, at age 36.8,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 149, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 130, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 21, District 130, Ward 6, Chester, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania9
1930Dwelling 381, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1920Printing compostioner9
1930Auto salesman10

Family

Mable Annie Bell b. July 28, 1898, d. July 26, 1982
Marriage*Clement Elbert Cole married Mable Annie Bell, daughter of Eliza Lillian Bell, on November 13, 1926 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mamie Cole Poff Wingfield obitutary in the Oct 17, 2003 edition.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aaron J. Cole obituary in the Nov 16, 2010 edition.
  8. [S269] Edgar L. Vest, Cole Family Cemetery, Floyd Co., VA.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Oliver Edgar Cole1,2,3

M, b. November 25, 1899, d. June, 1975
FatherWilliam Letcher "Willy L." Cole4,5,6,7 b. May 21, 1871, d. May 28, 1965
MotherLucy Pearl "Pearlie" Flinchum4,5,6,7 b. July, 1878
     His Social Security Number was 229-01-4770.8 Oliver Edgar Cole was born on November 25, 1899 at Virginia.8,2 He married Tressie Eva Akers circa 1926.9,10 Oliver Edgar Cole died in June, 1975 at age 75.8

Census Records

1900Dwelling 149, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 130, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 21, District 130, Ward 6, Chester, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania11
1930Dwelling 54, District 3, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 49, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Occupation

1920Ship building helper11
1930Furniture plant laborer10
1940Road construction tractor operator12

Family

Tressie Eva Akers b. November 26, 1905, d. January 15, 1997
Marriage*Oliver Edgar Cole married Tressie Eva Akers circa 1926.9,10 
Children

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mayrion Justine Cole obituary in the May 2, 1998 edition.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mamie Cole Poff Wingfield obitutary in the Oct 17, 2003 edition.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aaron J. Cole obituary in the Nov 16, 2010 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Cecil Lee Cole obituary in the Dec 22, 1994 edition.
  14. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Christine Cole Wood obituary in the Apr 2, 2016 edition.
  15. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Palma Morris Cole1,2

M, b. August 31, 1904, d. October 27, 1997
FatherWilliam Letcher "Willy L." Cole3,4,2,5,6,7 b. May 21, 1871, d. May 28, 1965
MotherLucy Pearl "Pearlie" Flinchum3,4,2,5,6,7 b. July, 1878
     Palma Morris Cole was buried at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, 5737 Airport Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia.1 His Social Security Number was 225-10-6461.8 He was born on August 31, 1904 at Virginia.8,2 He married Minnie Ferguson, daughter of O. L. Ferguson and Virginia Whitlock, on February 9, 1932 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 Palma Morris Cole died on October 27, 1997 at Virginia at age 93.1,8,2 He COLE, Palma Morris, 93, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, October 27, 1997. He is survived by a dear friend, Tavie Hodges; son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Pat Cole; grandchildren, Christopher Cole and Susan Cole; sisters, Mamie Wingfield, Ora Cooper; brother, Aaron Cole. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, October 30, 1997, at Oakey's North Chapel with Rev. Frank W. Feather officiating. The interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Oakey's North Chapel. on October 29, 1997.1

Census Records

1910Dwelling 130, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 76, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Dwelling 456, District 119-48, Roanoke, Virginia9

Occupation

1940Gas station salesman9

Family

Minnie Ferguson
Marriage*Palma Morris Cole married Minnie Ferguson, daughter of O. L. Ferguson and Virginia Whitlock, on February 9, 1932 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.2 
Child
  • Jerry Cole1,2

Citations

  1. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Palma Morris Cole obituary in the Oct 29, 1997 edition.
  2. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mamie Cole Poff Wingfield obitutary in the Oct 17, 2003 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alverta Cole Lawrence obituary in the May 1, 1993 edition.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aaron J. Cole obituary in the Nov 16, 2010 edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Sylvia Ilene Cole1,2

F, b. May 16, 1907, d. January 11, 1997
FatherWilliam Letcher "Willy L." Cole3,4,5,1,6,7,8,2 b. May 21, 1871, d. May 28, 1965
MotherLucy Pearl "Pearlie" Flinchum3,4,5,1,6,7,8,2 b. July, 1878
     Her Social Security Number was 229-58-2113.9 Sylvia Ilene Cole was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia.4 She was born on May 16, 1907 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,9,2 She married Edgar Ballard Dobbins, son of Dillard Sparrel Dobbins and Lucy Ella Mitchell, on May 10, 1929.1,10 As of May 10, 1929,her married name was Dobbins. As of August 2, 1962,her married name was Owens.11 Sylvia Ilene Cole married Roy Vaughn Owens on August 2, 1962 at Johnston Co., North Carolina.11 Sylvia Ilene Cole died on January 11, 1997 at Roanoke, Virginia, at age 89.4,9,1,10 She OWENS, Sylvia Dobbins, 89, of Roanoke, died Saturday, January 11, 1997. She was a daughter of Letcher and Pearl Cole. Mrs. Owens was a member of Colonial Avenue Baptist Church. Surviving are a daughter, Joe Ann Sperger; grandson, Randy Sperger and his wife, Lynn; one great-grandchild, all of Roanoke; two brothers, Palmer Cole of Roanoke, Aaron Cole of Wirtz; two sisters, Mamie Wingfield of Roanoke and Ora Cooper of Salem. Funeral services will be held at Oakey's South Chapel, 1 p.m. Monday, with the Rev. Branan G. Thompson, Jr. and the Rev. Laney Mofield officiating. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park. Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Oakey's South Chapel. on January 12, 1997.4

Census Records

1910Dwelling 130, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1920Dwelling 76, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 432, District 1, Roanoke, Virginia12

Family 1

Edgar Ballard Dobbins b. June 14, 1904, d. July 24, 1961
Marriage*Sylvia Ilene Cole married Edgar Ballard Dobbins, son of Dillard Sparrel Dobbins and Lucy Ella Mitchell, on May 10, 1929.1,10 
Child
  • Joe Ann Dobbins4,13

Family 2

Roy Vaughn Owens b. May 21, 1903
Marriage*Sylvia Ilene Cole married Roy Vaughn Owens on August 2, 1962 at Johnston Co., North Carolina.11 

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S5223] Social Security Administration, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Mamie Cole Poff Wingfield obitutary in the Oct 17, 2003 edition.
  4. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Sylvia Dobbins Owens Wingfield obitutary in the Jan 12, 1997 edition.
  5. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Alverta Cole Lawrence obituary in the May 1, 1993 edition.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Aaron J. Cole obituary in the Nov 16, 2010 edition.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  11. [S5151] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-2014.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Ira Daniel "Dee" Hall1,2,3

M, b. December 27, 1856, d. July 31, 1911
FatherDavid A. Hall4,1,2 b. July 1, 1812, d. April 8, 1880
MotherAbigail Iddings4,1,2 b. March 21, 1811, d. April 1, 1904
     Ira Daniel "Dee" Hall was buried at New Hope Church Cemetery, Monroe Co., West Virginia.5,6 He was born on December 27, 1856 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2,3 He married Mary Elizabeth Vest, daughter of Jacob H. Vest and Mary Jane Shockey, on October 7, 1875 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 Ira Daniel "Dee" Hall married Sarah Amanda Iddings, daughter of Jonathan Bird Iddings and Rosa Belle "Rosa" Clower, on February 6, 1896 at Monroe Co., West Virginia.4,3 Ira Daniel "Dee" Hall died on July 31, 1911 at Hinton, Summers Co., West Virginia, at age 54.

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 68, District 132, Talcott, Summers Co., West Virginia8
1910Dwelling 185, District 139, Talcott, Summers Co., West Virginia9

Occupation

1900Farmer8
1910Farmer9

Family 1

Mary Elizabeth Vest
Marriage*Ira Daniel "Dee" Hall married Mary Elizabeth Vest, daughter of Jacob H. Vest and Mary Jane Shockey, on October 7, 1875 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 

Family 2

Sarah Amanda Iddings b. May 28, 1876, d. 1937
Marriage*Ira Daniel "Dee" Hall married Sarah Amanda Iddings, daughter of Jonathan Bird Iddings and Rosa Belle "Rosa" Clower, on February 6, 1896 at Monroe Co., West Virginia.4,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S349] Erma C. Sowers, A Report on the Descendants of Henry Iddings and Abigail Richardson.
  3. [S996] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/, From the Hall-Iddings marriage record.
  4. [S690] Hall Family History, online http://members.cox.net/wdegidio/hall/hallfamily.htm
  5. [S335] M. Banks, K. Shumate, J. Banks H. Shumate, Cemeteries of Monroe County West Virginia.
  6. [S2228] New Hope Church Cemetery, Monroe Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=6069601&CRid=169160&
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Mable Annie Bell1,2

F, b. July 28, 1898, d. July 26, 1982
MotherEliza Lillian Bell1
     Mable Annie Bell was born on July 28, 1898 at West Virginia. She married Clement Elbert Cole, son of William Letcher "Willy L." Cole and Lucy Pearl "Pearlie" Flinchum, on November 13, 1926 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 As of November 13, 1926,her married name was Cole. Mable Annie Bell died on July 26, 1982 at age 83.

Census Records

1930Dwelling 381, District 2, Big Lick, Roanoke Co., Virginia3
1940Dwelling 359, District 28-54, Rock, Mercer Co., West Virginia2

Family

Clement Elbert Cole b. September 22, 1894, d. March 9, 1931
Marriage*Mable Annie Bell married Clement Elbert Cole, son of William Letcher "Willy L." Cole and Lucy Pearl "Pearlie" Flinchum, on November 13, 1926 at Roanoke Co., Virginia.1 
Child
  • Billie C. Cole1,3,4

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Roscoe Douglas Cole1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. October 9, 1905, d. November 30, 1963
FatherDallas Lacy Cole1,2,4,8,9,7 b. December 31, 1872, d. October 19, 1933
MotherDocia French Altizer1,2,4,8,9,7 b. August 16, 1882, d. April 29, 1977
     Roscoe Douglas Cole was buried at Roselawn Memorial Gardens, 2880 North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia.5,7 He was born on October 9, 1905 at Floyd Co., Virginia.5,7 He married Vada Lenora Akers circa 1927.9,6 Roscoe Douglas Cole died on November 30, 1963 at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia, at age 58; Died in an auto accident.3,5,7

Census Records

1910Dwelling 85, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1920Dwelling 96, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 108, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 61, District 61-17, Christiansburg, Montgomery Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1930Road construction worker9
1940Tractor driver10

Family

Vada Lenora Akers b. June 19, 1906, d. November 30, 1963
Marriage*Roscoe Douglas Cole married Vada Lenora Akers circa 1927.9,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  3. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Bobby Harman Cole obituary in the May 2, 2006 edition.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2261] Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Montgomery Co., VA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=poff&GSbyrel=in&GSdyrel=in&GSst=48&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GSsr=161&GRid=37619506&CRid=51945&df=all&
  6. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lacy Lee Cole, Sr. obituary in the Aug 1, 2010 edition.
  7. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Harman Dudley Cole1,2,3,4

M, b. February 6, 1908, d. June 5, 1992
FatherDallas Lacy Cole5,6,7,8,3,4 b. December 31, 1872, d. October 19, 1933
MotherDocia French Altizer5,6,7,8,9,3,4 b. August 16, 1882, d. April 29, 1977
     His Social Security Number was 233-09-6002.10 Harman Dudley Cole was buried at Monte Vista Park Cemetery, Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia.1 He was born on February 6, 1908 at Simpsons, Floyd Co., Virginia.10,2,3 He married Hazel Elizabeth Stone on July 18, 1942 at Bluefield, Tazewell Co., Virginia.4 Harman Dudley Cole died on June 5, 1992 at West Virginia at age 84.10

Census Records

1910Dwelling 85, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1920Dwelling 96, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 259, District 28-18, Bluefield, Mercer Co., West Virginia11

Occupation

1940Newspaper linotypist11

Family

Hazel Elizabeth Stone b. June 5, 1919, d. December 21, 2002
Marriage*Harman Dudley Cole married Hazel Elizabeth Stone on July 18, 1942 at Bluefield, Tazewell Co., Virginia.4 

Citations

  1. [S3312] Monte Vista Park Cemetery, Mercer Co., WV, online http://www.findagrave.com
  2. [S3706] 1926–1975, RG 147. The National Archives at Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia Records of the Selective Service System, U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947.
  3. [S5152] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Birth Records, 1864-2014.
  4. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  6. [S306] Ora Belle Mayberry McColman and Others, Emera Altizer of Montgomery Co., VA and Some of his Descendants 1736-1997.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S116] Floyd Press, From the French Cole Hale obituary in the May 5, 1977 edition.
  10. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Lula Odell Cole1,2,3

F, b. September 13, 1874, d. August 17, 1964
FatherPleasant Cole4,1,3,5 b. June 4, 1842, d. December 7, 1933
MotherSarah Jane Lawrence4,1,3,5 b. July 14, 1850, d. April 19, 1933
     Lula Odell Cole was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.6 She was born on September 13, 1874 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,1,2,3 She married James Riley Reed, son of William Benjamin Reed and Elizabeth Julia Byrd, on March 7, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of March 7, 1896,her married name was Reed. Lula Odell Cole died on August 17, 1964 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 89.3

Census Records

1880Dwelling 97, District 29, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 89, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1910Dwelling 146, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1920Dwelling 148, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1930Dwelling 23, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11
1940Dwelling 1, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia12

Family

James Riley Reed b. March 8, 1869, d. July 13, 1956
Marriage*Lula Odell Cole married James Riley Reed, son of William Benjamin Reed and Elizabeth Julia Byrd, on March 7, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S846] Shirley Anne Reed Pinson, "Pinson Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Dec 3, Dec 4, and Dec 9, 2002 and Aug 6, 2005.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Miss Tannie Cole obituary in the Mar 16, 1950 edition.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S992] The REED and COLE families of Floyd Co, Va., online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/r/e/e/James-R-Reed/index.html
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  16. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

James Riley Reed1,2,3,4

M, b. March 8, 1869, d. July 13, 1956
FatherWilliam Benjamin Reed1,4 b. July 15, 1835, d. May 21, 1922
MotherElizabeth Julia Byrd1,4 b. May 7, 1839, d. October 27, 1919
     James Riley Reed was buried at Head of the River Cemetery (also known as Salem Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery), Rt. 221, Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5 He was born on March 8, 1869 at Check, Floyd Co., Virginia.5,1,2,4 He married Lula Odell Cole, daughter of Pleasant Cole and Sarah Jane Lawrence, on March 7, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 James Riley Reed died on July 13, 1956 at Check, Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 87.5,4

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1900Dwelling 89, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1910Dwelling 146, District 53, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1920Dwelling 148, District 102, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 23, District 11, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 1, District 32-14, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1900Farmer7
1910Farmer8
1920Carpenter9
1930Farmer10
1940Farmer11

Family

Lula Odell Cole b. September 13, 1874, d. August 17, 1964
Marriage*James Riley Reed married Lula Odell Cole, daughter of Pleasant Cole and Sarah Jane Lawrence, on March 7, 1896 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S846] Shirley Anne Reed Pinson, "Pinson Family," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Dec 3, Dec 4, and Dec 9, 2002 and Aug 6, 2005.
  3. [S992] The REED and COLE families of Floyd Co, Va., online http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/r/e/e/James-R-Reed/index.html
  4. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  5. [S104] Billy and Juanita Grice, Cemeteries in Floyd County.
  6. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  13. [S12] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 5, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  14. [S5130] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.

Tannie Gaye Cole1

F, b. November 6, 1877, d. March 9, 1950
FatherPleasant Cole1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 b. June 4, 1842, d. December 7, 1933
MotherSarah Jane Lawrence1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 b. July 14, 1850, d. April 19, 1933
     Tannie Gaye Cole was buried at Cole Family Cemetery, west of Coles Knob Road, west on Stonewell Road, back in woods behind first house on left, Pilot, Montgomery Co., Virginia.1,9 She was born on November 6, 1877 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5,9 She died on March 9, 1950 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 72.1,2,9 She Miss Tannie Cole, 72, daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. Plesant Cole died in her home in Laurel Creek vicinity March 9th. Surviving sisters are Mrs. James Reed, Check; Mrs. Asa Cochran, Floyd; and Mrs. A. F. King, Elliston; one brother W. Letcher Cole, Salem. Interment was in the Cole Cemetery, rites conducted by Rev. O'Dell Thompson. on March 16, 1950.2

Census Records

1880Dwelling 97, District 29, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1900Dwelling 154, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 75, District 98, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1930Dwelling 15, District 9, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1940Dwelling 4, District 32-11, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1910Dwelling 63, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1940Farmer11

Citations

  1. [S565] Janice Smyth, Cole Family Cemetery, Pilot, Montgomery Co., VA.
  2. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Miss Tannie Cole obituary in the Mar 16, 1950 edition.
  3. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S1261] Ruth G. Hale and Jimmie Steele, Cole Family Cemetery, Pilot, Montgomery Co., VA.
  10. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ida Mae Cole1,2

F, b. June 2, 1879, d. January 27, 1966
FatherPleasant Cole3,2,1,4,5 b. June 4, 1842, d. December 7, 1933
MotherSarah Jane Lawrence3,1,2,4,5 b. July 14, 1850, d. April 19, 1933
     Ida Mae Cole was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia. She was born on June 2, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,7 She married Albert Franklin "Frank" King, son of William Robert King and Nancy Emily McNeil, on December 10, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,6,8 As of December 10, 1902,her married name was King. Ida Mae Cole died on January 27, 1966 at age 86.6

Census Records

1880Dwelling 97, District 29, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1900Dwelling 154, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1910Dwelling 368, District 92, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1920Dwelling 298, District 124, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia11
1930Dwelling 84, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 82, District 81-12, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia13

Family

Albert Franklin "Frank" King b. December 9, 1879, d. December 30, 1967
Marriage*Ida Mae Cole married Albert Franklin "Frank" King, son of William Robert King and Nancy Emily McNeil, on December 10, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.7,6,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Miss Tannie Cole obituary in the Mar 16, 1950 edition.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  7. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lathan Albert King obituary in the Oct 23, 1998 edition.

Albert Franklin "Frank" King1,2,3,4

M, b. December 9, 1879, d. December 30, 1967
FatherWilliam Robert King1,2,4 b. July 25, 1857, d. June 20, 1940
MotherNancy Emily McNeil1,2,5,4 b. April 28, 1856
     His Social Security Number was 223-24-1897.6 Albert Franklin "Frank" King was buried at Sherwood Burial Park, 1045 Lynchburg Turnpike, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia. He was born on December 9, 1879 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,3,7,6,4 He married Ida Mae Cole, daughter of Pleasant Cole and Sarah Jane Lawrence, on December 10, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,1,4 Albert Franklin "Frank" King died on December 30, 1967 at age 88.1

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1910Dwelling 368, District 92, Alleghany, Montgomery Co., Virginia10
1920Dwelling 298, District 124, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia11
1930Dwelling 84, District 14, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia12
1940Dwelling 82, District 81-12, Salem, Roanoke Co., Virginia13

Occupation

1910Farmer10
1920Farmer11
1930Farmer12
1940Farmer13

Family

Ida Mae Cole b. June 2, 1879, d. January 27, 1966
Marriage*Albert Franklin "Frank" King married Ida Mae Cole, daughter of Pleasant Cole and Sarah Jane Lawrence, on December 10, 1902 at Floyd Co., Virginia.8,1,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  15. [S102] Roanoke Times, From the Lathan Albert King obituary in the Oct 23, 1998 edition.

William Robert King1,2,3

M, b. July 25, 1857, d. June 20, 1940
FatherJoseph D. King1,2 b. August 9, 1832, d. July 13, 1913
MotherSarah Ann Clingenpeel1,2 b. June 27, 1837, d. January 20, 1920
     William Robert King was born on July 25, 1857 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,2 He married Nancy Emily McNeil, daughter of William Burrell McNeil and Elizabeth Ellen Martin, on January 1, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 William Robert King died on June 20, 1940 at Oklahoma at age 82.1

Census Records

1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 201, District 103, Dustin Township, Hughes Co., Oklahoma5

Occupation

1910Farm laborer5

Family

Nancy Emily McNeil b. April 28, 1856
Marriage*William Robert King married Nancy Emily McNeil, daughter of William Burrell McNeil and Elizabeth Ellen Martin, on January 1, 1878 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S11] Effie King Brown, Descendants of John King 1759-1843.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S1859] Eleanor Stuart Mcneil Mullins and Maynard McNeil, "Some Descendants of Jacob Ireson McNeil."
  4. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S849] Jack Spangler (e-mail address), Descendants of Daniel and Mary Spangler, Franklin County, Virginia 1773.
  7. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.

Evie Victor Cole1,2

F, b. February 25, 1886, d. August 3, 1959
FatherPleasant Cole3,2,1,4,5 b. June 4, 1842, d. December 7, 1933
MotherSarah Jane Lawrence3,1,2,4,5 b. July 14, 1850, d. April 19, 1933
     Evie Victor Cole was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.6 She was born on February 25, 1886 at Virginia.6 As of August 21, 1910,her married name was Cochran.2,1 She married Asa Albert Cochran, son of William Harvey Cochran and Mildred Jane "Millie" DeHart, on August 21, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 Evie Victor Cole died on August 3, 1959 at age 73.6

Census Records

1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1900Dwelling 154, District 17, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia4
1910Dwelling 63, District 50, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1920Dwelling 29, District 91, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1930Dwelling 63, District 6, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1940Dwelling 173, District 32-6, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia10

Occupation

1930Retail grocery merchant9

Family

Asa Albert Cochran b. September 24, 1884, d. September 18, 1968
Marriage*Evie Victor Cole married Asa Albert Cochran, son of William Harvey Cochran and Mildred Jane "Millie" DeHart, on August 21, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  2. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Miss Tannie Cole obituary in the Mar 16, 1950 edition.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  7. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Asa A. Cochran obituary in the Sep 28, 1968 edition.

Asa Albert Cochran1,2,3,4

M, b. September 24, 1884, d. September 18, 1968
FatherWilliam Harvey Cochran1,5,3
MotherMildred Jane "Millie" DeHart1,3,5
     His Social Security Number was 223-24-0137.6 Asa Albert Cochran was buried at Jacksonville Burial Ground, Rt. 8, 0.25 miles south of Floyd, Floyd Co., Virginia.2 He was born on September 24, 1884 at Floyd Co., Virginia.6,2,4,7 He married Evie Victor Cole, daughter of Pleasant Cole and Sarah Jane Lawrence, on August 21, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5 Asa Albert Cochran married Hester E. Martin, daughter of George W. Martin and Martha Ann Lawrence, on August 26, 1962 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 Asa Albert Cochran died on September 18, 1968 at Virginia at age 83.2,8 He Asa A. Cochran, 84, died Wednesday at his home. Surviving are his wife Hester Wood Cochran; two sons Edgar Cochran, Roanoke; Don Cochran, Floyd; two step-sons Elwin Wood, Norfolk; W. J. Wood , Roanoke; two step daughters, Mrs. Pauline Wasinski, Bedford, Mass., Mrs Evelyn Pollock, Martinsville; a sister Mrs. Alice C. Pauley, Floyd. Funeral services were held Friday at Wood Funeral Chapel, with burial in Jacksonville Cemetery. on September 26, 1968.8

Census Records

1920Dwelling 29, District 91, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1930Dwelling 63, District 6, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1940Dwelling 173, District 32-6, Court House District, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Occupation

1920Barber9
1930Farmer10
1940Farmer11
1962Farmer1

Family 1

Evie Victor Cole b. February 25, 1886, d. August 3, 1959
Marriage*Asa Albert Cochran married Evie Victor Cole, daughter of Pleasant Cole and Sarah Jane Lawrence, on August 21, 1910 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3,5 
Children

Family 2

Hester E. Martin b. September 12, 1886, d. March 12, 1972
Marriage*Asa Albert Cochran married Hester E. Martin, daughter of George W. Martin and Martha Ann Lawrence, on August 26, 1962 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S13] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 6, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S328] Donna J. Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions of Floyd County, Virginia.
  3. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S331] William Lindsay Lawrence, Judy G. Blackwell, Erma C. Sowers, and Mabel Collins Willis Ora Belle Mayberry McColeman, Descendants of Elder John Lawrence.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  7. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  8. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Asa A. Cochran obituary in the Sep 28, 1968 edition.
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.