Charles P. Coles

#1018, b. 10 Oct 1849, d. 17 Oct 1925
Last Edited:20 Sep 2014
FatherBenjamin Lippincott Coles Sr. b. 29 Aug 1801, d. 25 Feb 1883
MotherElizabeth O. Parker b. 1820, d. about 1850
RelationshipSon of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.

Children of Charles P. Coles and Azeline (Adeline) Fruge

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthCharles P. Coles was born on 10 Oct 1849 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.1,2
Census1850, household memberChas P Coales (given age 1) was enumerated as a household member living with Mrs. Parker (given age 61) on the 1850 Census at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. His grandmother was caring for him after his mother's death. His father and two older siblings were living in St. Martin Parish during the time of the 1850 census.2
Census1860, household memberCharles P. Coles (given age 10) was enumerated in the household of B. L. Coles (given age 59) on the 1860 Census at St. Landry Parish, LA.3
Census1870, household memberCharles Coles (given age 21) was enumerated on the 1870 census in the household of B. L. Coles (given age 70), living in St. Landry Parish, LA.4
MarriageCharles P. Coles married Azeline (Adeline) Fruge in a civil ceremony on 16 Oct 1876 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA. Their marriage was solemnized in the church on 14 May 1879 at St. Landry Catholic Church in Opelousas.5,6
Census1880Charles Cole (given age 30) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living in St. Landry Parish, LA, with his wife Azeline Cole (given age 25), son(s) Albert Cole (given age 3), daughter(s) Marcelina Cole (given age 2). Charles was disabled with one short leg. He and Azeline were both farm laborers who could not read or write.7
DeathCharles P. Coles died at age 76 on 17 Oct 1925.1

Citations:

  1. [S1] Holy Bible. Hartford: Silus Andrus and Son, 1853. Benjamin Lippincott Coles Family. Held by Henrietta Stumpf, Arkansas.
  2. [S363] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S328] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S241] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S135] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1900, CD-ROM. Rayne, La.: Hebert Publications.
  6. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  7. [S225] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S1062] Death certificate for Sedonia Guidry. Online Jefferson.