Lucius Guy Coles

#1046, b. 20 Apr 1903, d. 23 Nov 1934
Last Edited:22 Jun 2017
FatherEdmond DeJean Coles b. 18 Jul 1869, d. 28 Jul 1944
MotherIone Drusilla Holden b. 27 Nov 1880, d. 12 Apr 1961
RelationshipGrandson of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.

Child of Lucius Guy Coles and Hattie Delphimer Hoffpauir

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthLucius Guy Coles was born on 20 Apr 1903 at Leonville, St. Landry Parish, LA.1,2
Census1910, sonLucius G. Cole (given age 7) was enumerated as the son of Edmond Cole (given age 40) on the 1910 Census, living at St. Landry Parish, LA.3
MilitaryLucius Guy Coles served in the military during World War I, according to his wife's comments on the 1940 census.4
Census1920, sonGuy Coles (given age 16) was enumerated as a son of Ed Coles (given age 50) on the 1920 Census, living at St. Landry Parish, LA.5
MarriageLucius Guy Coles married Hattie Delphimer Hoffpauir, daughter of Naamon Hoffpauir and Anna Permella Sarver, on 3 Jul 1924 at Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA. Reverend J. H. Hoffpauir officiated at the wedding. Witnesses were Linus Faulk, Lawrence Hoffpauir, and J. E. Forman[?].1,6
Census1930Guy Coles (given age 26) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1930 census, living at St. Landry Parish, LA. Also living in the house was his wife Hetty Coles (given age 23), his son(s) Herman. They rented their home on the Bayou Teche Road, and lived next door to Guy's parents. Guy made his living as a farmer.7
DeathLucius Guy Coles died at age 31 on 23 Nov 1934 at his residence.1,6
BurialHe was buried at Myrtle Grove Cemetery in Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, LA.

Citations:

  1. [S27] Edmond Coles Family Bible. Held by Charles Denis Rivette, Houston, TX.
  2. [S107] Paul Coles. Gedcom from Paul Coles (coles.ftw).
  3. [S298] 1910 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S787] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S415] 1920 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S10] Myrtle Coles Rivette. Notebook with notes about the Coles and Holden families.
  7. [S417] 1930 U.S. Census. LA. St. Landry Parish. population schedule.