This blog will focus on the life and ancestors of my grandmother, Pansy "Joni" Louise Lancaster as I research her families. Additional ancestral surnames include: Allen, Coor, Cox, Ellis, Hughes, Kethley, Lancaster, Loveless, Martin, Medlock, Neel, Nixon, Perry, Polly, Porter, Ro(d)gers, Singleton, Walker, Welch, Whitfield, Wilkins, & Young.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Cemetery Tuesday -- James Madison Coor Tombstone
James Madison Coor Lower Greens Creek Cemetery, Erath Co, Texas
James Madison Coor (1833-1890)
James Madison Coor was born in Crystal Springs, Copiah Co, Mississippi 18 Oct 1833 to John Coor and Ann Kethley. He married Melissa Ann Welch Pittman 9 Oct 1856. This is the second marriage for Melissa. They had 10 children. After his wife died, he moved with his younger children to Stephenville, Erath county, Texas, where he died 26 Mar 1890. He was buried in Lower Greens Creek Cemetery. He was my ggg-grandfather.