Letia Amelia Negus

21 February 1842–7 November 1929 (Age 87)
Vermont, United States

The Life of Letia Amelia

When Letia Amelia Negus was born on 21 February 1842, in Vermont, United States, her father, Loren Negus, was 39 and her mother, Emily Clark, was 33. She married William Franklin Coleman on 26 June 1866, in Wilmington, Windham, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. She lived in Dover, Windham, Vermont, United States in 1850. She died on 7 November 1929, in Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Rawsonville Cemetery, Jamaica, Windham, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Franklin Coleman
1840–1914
Letia Amelia Negus
1842–1929
Marriage: 26 June 1866
Ernest Coleman
1867–
Charles Benjamin Coleman
1877–1942
Loren William Coleman
1878–1917
Adin Houghton Coleman
1881–1948
Tennie Herbert Coleman
1882–1953
Halbert Cleveland Coleman
1885–1944

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 June 1866
Wilmington, Windham, Vermont, United States
children

(6)

    Ernest Coleman

    Male1867–Male

    Charles Benjamin Coleman

    Male1877–1942Male

    Male1878–1917Male

    Adin Houghton Coleman

    Male1881–1948Male

    Male1882–1953Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Loren Negus

    Male1803–1891Male

    Emily Clark

    Female1809–Female

siblings

(9)

    Mary E Negus

    Female1831–1902Female

    Laura M Negas

    Female1835–1877Female

    Lydia C Negus

    Female1837–1869Female

    Martha Amerette Negus

    Female1839–1917Female

    Female1842–1929Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 22

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1865

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English: unexplained.2 Romanian: occupational name for a merchant (Late Latin negotiator, from negotiari ‘to trade, deal’, a derivative of negotium ‘business’, ‘affair’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucia A Negas in household of Oliver Gillett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Letie A Colman in household of William F Colman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lettie A Coleman in household of William F Coleman, "United States Census, 1880"

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