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Margaret Vitula "Tula" Mattingly Coomes
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1863
Breckinridge County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1941
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Father, Charles Felix Mattingly
Mother, Mary M Cannon

Margaret married Robert Hilary Buckman on September 9, 1890 at Hardinsburg, Breckinridge Co, KY. After Robert died, she married Richard T Coomes on January 18, 1912 in Hardin Co, KY.

Tula's name in on the tombstone of her first husband, Robert Hilary Buckman in St Patrick Cemetery on Fort Knox, but she is not buried there.

Abstracts by Dolores and Danny Bohn of Louisville, KY
Kentucky Death Records Certificate # 10437; full name, Mrs..Tula Coomes; date of death, April 25, 1941; place of death and usual residence of deceased, 1239 Lydia Ave., Louisville, Jefferson Co., Ky.; female; white; widow; birth date of deceased, Feb. 23, 1863; age 78; birthplace, Hardinsburg, Ky.; usual occupation: housekeeper ; father's name, Felix Mattingly, birthplace, Hardinsburg, Ky.; mother's maiden name, Mary Cannon, birthplace, Hardinsburg, Ky.; informant's own signature, Mrs. J. Roberts, 1239 Lydia Ave. Immediate cause of death: Hypostatic pneumonia due to Hypertensive cardiovascular disease. Buried, 4-28-1941, in St. Romuald Cemetery, Hardinsburg, Breckinridge Co., KY.

Her obituary was in The Louisville Courier-Journal, Saturday, 4-26-1941.
MRS. MARGARET MATTINGLY COOMES, 78, died at 2:40 p.m. Friday at the home of her sister-in-law, Mrs. Isabelle Mattingly, 1239 Lydia. She had been in ill health several months. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Another obituary was in The Louisville Times, Saturday, 4-26-1941.
COOMES, MRS. TULA, at her residence, 1239 Lydia Ave., April 25, 1941, at 2:40 p.m. Widow of the late R. T. Coomes. Funeral from Gran W. Smith Son, 1029 S. 6th St., Monday morning at 7:30 and from St. Louis Bertrand Church at 8 o'clock. Interment in Hardinsburg, Ky. Buried, 4-28-1941, in St. Romuald Cemetery, Hardinsburg, Ky. A Double Slant Marker with the inscription: COOMES ; RICHARD T. ; MAR. 3, 1863 - AUG. 14, 1939 ; MARGARET V. ; FEB. 23, 1863 - APR. 25, 1941.

Family links: 
  Robert Hilary Buckman (1861 - 1894)
  Richard T. Coomes (1863 - 1939)
  Francis Xavier Buckman (1892 - 1892)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Romuald Cemetery
Breckinridge County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: Lillie Riney
Originally Created by: Jane Bickett
Record added: Nov 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31846076
Margaret Vitula Tula <i>Mattingly</i> Coomes
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Margaret Vitula Tula <i>Mattingly</i> Coomes
Added by: Bob & Ann (DiMeglio) Alvey
Margaret Vitula Tula <i>Mattingly</i> Coomes
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