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Artie Lela Cornelius Grimes
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Birth: 1877
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: 1953
Oklahoma, USA

Artie Lela was the fourth child of Solomon Cornelius and Martha Jane Durham. She married James Henry Grimes about 1899.

The children born to James and Artie were James Cornelius, Onee Virgil, Marguerite Oklahoma, Chloe Lamoin, Evelyn Ann, Causie, Guy, amd Willie Mae.

1880 Blount Co., AL, ED 6, pg 418A, Township 13: Solomon Cornelius, 43, farmer; Margaret, 39; Thomas M., 17; Samantha, 14; Mary 11; Artie, 5; Amma, 5.

1900 Oklahoma Territory, Greer Co., ED 79, Sh 29A: James H. Grimes, Jan 1864, 36, TX; Lela, Apr 1875, 25, AL; Ila, Mar 1895, 5, OK, daughter; Fred Jinkens, Jun 1879, 20, TX, nephew. Married 1 year, 1 child, 0 alive. (Ila previous marriage?)

1910 Jackson Co., OK, ED 141, Sh 11B: James H. Grimes, 45, TX; Lela, 35, AL; Ila, 15, OK; J.C., 9, OK; Onee, 4, OK; Margret, 2, OK. Married 11 years, 6 chlildren, 3 alive Marriage #2 for James; #1 for Lela.

1920 Jackson Co., OK, ED 115, Sh 7A: James H. Grimes, 56, AL; Lela A., 44, AL; J.C., 16, OK; Vance, 16, OK; Marguerite, 12, OK; Cloe L., 10, OK; Evelyn A., 6, OK.

1930 Stephens Co., OK, ED 69-18, Sh 4A: Lela Grimes, 54, AL; Chloe, 18, OK; Evelyne, 16, OK.

1940 Stephens Co., OK: Lela Grimes, 64, OK; Evelyn, 26, OK
 
 
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 Parents:
  Solomon Cornelius (1836 - 1921)
  Margaret Jane Durham Cornelius (1843 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  James Henry Grimes (1863 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  James C Grimes (1901 - 1984)*
  Willie May Grimes (1903 - 1903)*
  Causey Grimes (1904 - 1905)*
  Onee Virgil Grimes (1906 - 1978)*
  Marguerite Oklahoma Grimes Holcomb (1907 - 2005)*
  Cloe L. Grimes Harris (1911 - 1984)*
  Evelyn Ann Grimes Rankin (1913 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Meredith Cornelius (1862 - 1941)*
  Samantha A. Cornelius Hartley (1867 - 1883)*
  Mary Viola Cornelius Coleman (1868 - 1927)*
  Amma Mae Cornelius Bright (1877 - 1954)*
  Artie Lela Cornelius Grimes (1877 - 1953)
  John D Cornelius (1880 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Navajo Cemetery
Jackson County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Eugene Cornelius
Record added: Oct 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43393936
Artie Lela <i>Cornelius</i> Grimes
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Artie Lela <i>Cornelius</i> Grimes
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Artie Lela <i>Cornelius</i> Grimes
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From granddaughter Patricia Grimes Zediak, daughter of Onee Virgil Grimes
- Patricia Zediak
 Added: Nov. 30, 2014

- Dianna Taylor
 Added: Mar. 15, 2013
 
 
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