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 Anna <I>Hughes</I> Cole

Anna Hughes Cole

Birth
Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois, USA
Death 4 Aug 1917 (aged 62)
Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, USA
Burial Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 59286844 · View Source
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The Telegram-Reville newspaper August 10, 1917
The news of the death of Mrs. Anna Cole of Meeker, reached Rifle friends last Sunday morning. Mrs. Cole was born in Freeport Illinois 12 Sept 1854, and she came to Denver in the early 70's and it was there she was married to Mr. J.M. Cole on 30 Dec 1872. From there they moved to Fairplay Colorado and at this place three children were born to them.
In 1881 they moved to Leadville and the year of 1884 they moved out on Piceance Creek.
Mr. Cole died while they were living on the home place and in the spring Mrs. Cole moved to Meeker where she resided until death.
The funeral services were held from the home, conducted by Rev. Father Fajanelle and internment was made in the Meeker cemetery.
She leaves to mourn 3 children, Albert, Edgar, and Mrs. Maude Tillotson; besides a host of friends and other relatives.
The grieved children have the sympathies of the entire community where she has spent many years in helping those in their hour of need.

(note) Death certificate states date of birth as 22 September 1853


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  • Created by: Suzanne Jones
  • Added: 27 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59286844
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Anna Hughes Cole (12 Sep 1854–4 Aug 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59286844, citing Highland Cemetery, Meeker, Rio Blanco County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by Suzanne Jones (contributor 47098570) .