Shirley Wells

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Researching: Coleman

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This photo was in a box of old Coleman pictures in Montgomery Co., Alabama. The owner of this tin-type is Zelda McPherson (great-great-grandmother)
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This photo was left in the garage at an old house when the owner went into a nursing home.
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This photo was left in the garage at an old home when the occupant moved into a nursing home.
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This photo was found in the garage of an old home. She was possibly a daughter.
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Written on the back of the picture is "H. W. Cooper's Picture, Taken October 27th, 1880 in Montgomery, Alabama"
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John H. Sullivan and his sister, Susan Sophronia Sullivan, of Bienville Parish, LA (found in 1900 and 1910). He was born March 1839 in Miss. She married 1. Marshall Dempsey Knotts and had several children; married 2. Christopher Columbus "Lum" Tilley. They lived in Bienville Parish, LA.
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Jeremiah 'Jerry' Vail, Jr. (1850-1931) married Eugenia Coleman (1849-1929)on Oct. 8, 1869 Bienville Parish, Louisiana; their home was in Mt. Olive, Bienville Parish, LA. He was the son of Jeremiah Vail, Sr. and Mary Bradley and grandson of John Michael Vail and Rachel Funderburk. Eugenia was the daughter of William Coleman and 1. Sarah Ogden. They had ten children.
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Mrs. Annette Munn, her husband, Mr. Munn and their pet cat. In the 1960's, Mrs. Munn lived in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana.
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James Wilson 'Bud' Lewter was born ca 1841 in Red River Parish, Louisiana, to Kinchen Lewter of Chatham Co., NC and Elizabeth Brown of Wahalak, Kemper Co., Mississippi. He died some time after 1914 in Buena Vista, Marion Co., Georgia, where he used the alias 'J. D. Anders.' He was a grandson of Henry Lewter and Amelia Kelly. Bud was a farmer; he never married.
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Sisters, Donnie Beatrice (left)(1897-1993) and Ola Pickett (1892-1913), daughters of Mary Ann 'Annie' Graham and 1. Thos. Jefferson Pickett, Jr.; granddaughters of Jasper Newton Graham and Mary Angelina 'Molly' McWilliams. Taken on Donnie's wedding day to 1. Jack Wise. Ola married John Lewis in 1912. Donnie and Ola were the great-granddaughters of John Graham and Elizabeth Langley and great-great-granddaughters of James W. Langley and Judith Mattox (Maddox) of Ouachita Co., Arkansas.
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Shirley Wells Update: This photo is of John Harrison Sullivan and his third wife. You will find her on Findagrave and if my memory is correct, she is buried next to John S. Sullivan in Louisiana.
Jul 12, 2009 · posted to the photo John H. and Susie Sullivan
Shirley Wells The old tin-type photo was among others in Zelda's great-great-grandmother's trunk. They were with her Coleman pictures (in Alabama).
Apr 02, 2005 · posted to the photo Mystery Lady
Shirley Wells Ethel Elizabeth Graham was the great-granddaughter of James W. Langley and Judith/Judah Mattox and gg-granddaughter of Dr. Luke Mattox, Jr. and 1. Rebecca Wheeler. ~Shirley Burks Wells
Jan 16, 2005 · posted to the photo Ethel Elizabeth Graham
Shirley Wells I love this old photograph! I would love to have a large copy of this to hang on my wall. My son would love one, too.
Aug 01, 2004 · posted to the photo Two Southern Belles on the Seawall
Shirley Wells Thank you very much for your reply! I look forward to exchanging info with you on Coleman and Greenberry!! HappeeNotes@aol.com
Jul 02, 2004 · posted to the story William Coleman b. 1801 TN
Shirley Wells Elizabeth was born in Washington, Washington Co., Pennsylvania, where James and Judith Langley lived before they moved to Clark Co., Indiana.
Nov 30, 2003 · posted to the photo Elizabeth Langley