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Capt Reese P. Cole
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1839
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1922
Washington County
Ohio, USA

Marietta Times, 17 July 1922, pg 3 col 3


Captain Reese Newport Cole, well known resident of Harmar Hill, died Monday afternoon at 2:15 o'clock at his home following an illness of several months duration. Sometime ago he suffered a paraleytic stroke from which he never recovered. Captain Cole was past 92 years old and had been a resident of the Highland farm west of Harmar Hill for over 59 years.

Captain Cole was born at Gallipolis December 27th, 1839 and at an early age and he started to follow the river. For many years he served as a clerk and later became a captain. He was captain of the gunboat "Silver Lake" and saw service during the Civil War on the Cumberland River.

Capt. Cole was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 1 F. & A. M. He was also a member of the First Congretional church. He was a prominent orchard man in this section.

He was a member of one of the pioneer families, being a direct decendent of James Cole, of Plymouth, Mass.

He is survived by the following children: Reese Herbert Cole, Fern Bank, Cincinnati, Marshall Grasson Cole, Huntington, W. Va., Chester Dyar Cole, Marietta, Joseph Dyar Cole, Charleston, W.Va., Caro Cole Bukey, El Paso, Tex., Stella Cole McNeal, Charleston, W. Va., Emma Cole Cram, Marietta, and a number of grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Name: Reese P Cole
Event: Death
Event Date: 17 Jul 1922
Event Place: Warren, Washington, Ohio
Residence: Warren, Tp.
Gender: Male
Death Age: 82y 6m 25d
Marital Status: Married
Race: white
Occupation: Farmer
Birth Date: 27 Dec 1839
Birthplace: Gallipolis, Ohio
Estimated Birth Year: 1840
Burial Date: 19 Jul 1922
Cemetery: Oak Grove
Father: Samuel Cole 
Oak Grove Cemetery
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Farison-Fruchey Roots
Record added: May 08, 2012
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Capt Reese P. Cole
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