Luella <I>Christian</I> Coffee

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Luella Christian Coffee

  • Birth 18 Feb 1873 Woodville, Marshall County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 30 Jun 1947 Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 38097089

She was the daughter of Ellen Nora (Willis-Moore)) and John (Jonathan E.) Christian, who were married July 4, 1867 in Pickens County, Indian Territory.

Luella married recent widower, Thomas Jefferson Coffee, at her parents' home in Pickens, Indian Territory on July 4, 1888. Luella was by birth a member of the Chickasaw Nation, in what later became Marshall County, Oklahoma. Her Dawes Enrollment No. 3046, when registered on Sept. 25, 1902.

THEIR SEVEN CHILDREN: John Lewis b. 1889; Della born/died 1893; Cora E. b. 1895; Baby Boy born/died 1896; Minnie born/died 1897; Mamie b. 1899, and Willie Lucile b. 1905.

Sadly, this family lost three children in infancy: Della, Minnie and a son.

Luella's death certificate indicates she was widowed and had lived in Houston, Texas for 18 years prior to her death. Do you know more I may add here? Please contact me.

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  • Created by: Norton Arbogast
  • Added: 8 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38097089
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Luella Christian Coffee (18 Feb 1873–30 Jun 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38097089, citing Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Norton Arbogast (contributor 46777953) .