Sophie Mae Coles

#1119, b. 5 Jan 1894, d. 10 Jun 1981
Last Edited:10 Apr 2014
FatherBenjamin Lippincott Coles Jr. b. 7 Nov 1852, d. 14 Sep 1931
MotherMary Lizzie Mills b. Feb 1855, d. 12 Feb 1942
RelationshipGranddaughter of Benjamin Lippincott Coles Sr.

Outline of Life Events:

BirthSophie Mae Coles was born on 5 Jan 1894 at LA.1,2
Census1900, daughterShe was enumerated as the daughter of Benjamin L. Coles (given age 46) on the 1900 Census at St. Martin Parish, LA.1
Census1930, daughterSophie Coles (given age 36) was enumerated as a daughter of Ben L. Coles (given age 77) on the 1930 Census. They lived at 2519 Broadway at Beaumont, Jefferson County, TX. She made her living as a beauty parlor operator.3
DeathSophie Mae Coles died at age 87 on 10 Jun 1981 in Crowley, Acadia Parish, LA.4


  1. [S463] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. St. Martin Parish. population schedule.
  2. [S163] Social Security Death Index, viewed on
  3. [S424] 1930 U.S. Census. TX. Jefferson County. population schedule.
  4. [S74] Shelley Cameron. E-mail message, 1995-1998.