Edna Coles (given age 23) was enumerated on the 1940 Census as a lodger in the household of Ralph Coles (given age 50), living at 314 Breaux Bridge Avenue at Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, LA. This was the home of her husband's parents, and her husband Dudley was also present. She had completed the seventh grade.1
[S902] 1940 U.S. Census. LA. Lafayette Parish. population schedule.