COLE Family

First Generation

1. Elijah Shedrick1 Cole(614) was born in Brown Co, IL March 4, 1850. Elijah died October 9, 1917 Pittsburg, Van Buren Co, IA, at 67 years of age.

He married Georgeanna Wix in VanBuren Co, Iowa, October 9, 1876. Georgeanna was born January 24, 1860. Georgeanna died July 31, 1933 Pittsburg, Van Buren Co, IA, at 73 years of age.

Elijah Shedrick Cole and Georgeanna Wix had the following child:

child 2 i. Myrtle Edna2 Cole(615) was born May 20, 1899. Myrtle died December 17, 1972 in Fort Madison, IA, at 73 years of age. She married three times. She married Howard Jack. Howard was born about 1899. (Additional notes for Howard Jack(616)) She married Roy Asa Godown Iowa, November 8, 1915. Roy was born in Keosauqua, Van Buren Co, IA June 11, 1894. Roy(617) was the son of Runnels Edward Godown and Mary E Thomas. Roy died December 21, 1917 in Keosauqua, Van Buren Co, IA, at 23 years of age. Buried in Bethel Cemetery, Keosuaqua Twp, VanBuren Co Iowa. In the Iowa cemetery records as found at Ancestry.com, he is recorded as Ray R Godown. (See Roy Asa Godown for the continuation of this line.)

She married Lee Thomas Iowa, 1919. Lee was born Iowa 1888. (Additional notes for Lee Thomas(618)) (See Lee Thomas for the continuation of this line.) One of 15 children

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