|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1873|
|Death: ||Nov. 20, 1944|
There are variations through the years in the records for the spelling of Laura's given name. Both Laura and Lura appear. Born Laura Belle Coats in Iowa 2 Sept 1873. Her mother died when she was young and her father had his children adopted out. Laura or Lura was raised by a family named Tatro and she took their name. She married William James Hollis in Pottawattamie, Iowa 7 Sept 1889 at the age of 16. They had seven children, six growing to adulthood. They lived in Nebraska and eventually settled in Davenport, Washington just prior to 1900. A few years after the last child was born William James Hollis left the household. He died 11 Dec 1928 in Spokane. In 1918 Lura moved the family to Seattle. Lura married John Frederich Eichelbarger 2 Nov 1935 in Seattle, Washington.
James Albert Hollis (1890 - 1954)*
Leander Henry Hollis (1892 - 1940)*
Cora Ethel Hollis Sovereign (1895 - 1952)*
Sarah Lavada Hollis LeGate (1897 - 1919)*
Frank Earl Hollis (1900 - 1966)*
Beulah Hollis (1909 - 1909)*
Marjorie Ellen Hollis Engelhart (1910 - 1993)*
Note: There is no grave marker. Buried next to her daughter "Lavada" Hollis Legate.
Evergreen Washelli Memorial Park
Plot: Oak Lake 2, lot 245, grave 1
Created by: Jerry Engelhart
Record added: Feb 11, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 124925333