Mary E <I>Coleman</I> Green

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Mary E Coleman Green

  • Birth 1858 USA
  • Death 20 Mar 1938 Francisco, Gibson County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Oakland City, Gibson County, Indiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 25185623

Mary Elizabeth Coleman was born in Indiana to Joel b. 1825 d. 1899 and Elizabeth (Manning) b. 1826 d. bef. 1880 Coleman. She was raised in Pike and Gibson Counties. Mary's siblings included 3 brother's, Joseph Coleman b. 1846 d.?, Reuben Coleman b. 1853 d. 1933 and Henry Coleman b. 1861 d. 1886. as well as 3 sister's Matilda b. 1845 d.?, Syrilda Jane b.1845 d. 1905, Micajah b. 1849 d.?

Mary lived in her father's home keeping house until she was 29. She married John Calib Green on April 14, 1887. They lived the first few years of marriage in Pike County later moving to Gibson County where they remained. Mary and John enjoyed a long and happy marriage that lasted for 37 years. From that marriage was born 2 sons and 4 daughters. Walter F. b. 1889 d. 1949 , Claude E. b. 1890 b. 1962, Maude F. b. 1890 d. 1922, Ona E. b.1891 d. 1986, Cumi O. b. 1895 d. 1952, Ota C. b.1898 d.1972

Mary passed away in Francisco, Indiana at the home of her daughter, Cumi Hedges, on March 20, 1938.

She is loved and missed by all.

Funural services were held at the Forsythe Church. Mary was laid to rest, beside her husband John, in the Forsythe Cemetery. This cemetery is located between Oakland City and Francisco, Indiana on the same road as Texas Eastern.

Thanks to Mary and her family will not be forgotten.

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  • Created by: Ann O
  • Added: 10 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25185623
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary E Coleman Green (1858–20 Mar 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25185623, citing Forsythe Cemetery, Oakland City, Gibson County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Ann O (contributor 46961609) .