James Marion Cole

11 December 1859–before 1930 (Age 70)
Thompson Valley, Tazewell, Virginia, United States

The Life of James Marion

When James Marion Cole was born on 11 December 1859, in Thompson Valley, Tazewell, Virginia, United States, his father, Joshua Cole, was 26 and his mother, Hariet Cornett, was 29. He married Laura Virginia Mundy on 26 December 1878, in Grayson, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Virginia, United States in 1870 and Elk Creek, Grayson, Virginia, United States in 1880. He died before 1930, in Douglas, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

James Marion Cole
1859–1930
Laura Virginia Mundy
1862–
Marriage: 26 December 1878
M C Cole
1879–
Samuel Cole
1902–
Connley J. Cole
1881–
Emily Elizabeth Cole
1885–1959
William Talmage Cole
1889–1938
Lessie E. Cole
1892–
Mary Della Cole
1897–1952
Emilie Elizabeth Cole
1899–1899
John Thomas Cole
1900–1965
Dollie Cole
1900–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1878
Grayson, Virginia, United States
children

(10)

    M C Cole

    Female1879–Female

    Connley J. Cole

    Male1881–Male

    Emily Elizabeth Cole

    Female1885–1959Female

    William Talmage Cole

    Male1889–1938Male

    Lessie E. Cole

    Female1892–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joshua Cole

    Male1833–1909Male

    Hariet Cornett

    Female1830–1877Female

siblings

(11)

    Mary Elizabeth Cole

    Female1851–Female

    Nancy Cole

    Female1852–1860Female

    Cynthia Jane Cole

    Female1853–1914Female

    Newton Robert Cole

    Male1855–1924Male

    John J. Cole

    Male1857–1869Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 2

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1878

Age 19

Historical Boundaries 1878: Pima, Arizona Territory, United States 1881: Cochise, Arizona Territory, United States 1912: Cochise, Arizona, United States

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J M Cole, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James Coale in household of Joshua Coale, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James M Cole in household of Joshua Cole, "United States Census, 1870"

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