Sedonia Coles1

#1106, b. 3 Jun 1876, d. 29 Nov 1953
Last Edited:22 Jun 2017
FatherCharles P. Coles1 b. 10 Oct 1849, d. 17 Oct 1925
MotherAzeline (Adeline) Fruge1 b. about 1855
RelationshipGranddaughter of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.

Children of Sedonia Coles and Sevigne Guidry

Outline of Life Events:

BirthSedonia Coles was born on 3 Jun 1876 at Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA.1,2
Marriage LicenseShe and Sevigne Guidry obtained a marriage license on 24 Dec 1897 at St. Martin Parish, LA.3
MarriageSedonia Coles married Sevigne Guidry, son of Valery Guidry and Virginie Melancon, on 12 Jan 1898 at St. Martin Parish, LA.3,4
Census1900Cidalize Guidry (given age 20) was enumerated as the wife of Sevigney Guidry (given age 25) on the 1900 Census at St. Martin Parish, LA.5
Death, WidowShe was left a widow when her husband, Sevigne, died at Breaux Bridge, St. Martin Parish, LA.1
DeathSedonia Guidry died at age 77 of a cerebral hemorrhage on 29 Nov 1953, at her home at 1440 11the Avenue in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, TX.1,2
BurialShe was buried at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Groves, Jefferson County, TX.1


  1. [S1062] Death certificate for Sedonia Guidry. Online Jefferson.
  2. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online
  3. [S19] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1750-1909. Eunice, La.: Hebert Publications, 1974-.
  4. [S216] Hunting for Bears. Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925, by LA Marriages 1718-1925. Online
  5. [S463] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Martin Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S741] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1905. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, 1992.
  7. [S743] Rev. Donald J Hebert. Southwest Louisiana Records, 1907. Rayne, LA: Hebert Publications, date not given.
  8. [S1063] Death certificate for Norma Talmage Guidry. Online Jefferson.