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Family: James Merrill Coleman / Susan Levina Fairchild (F9135)

m. May 1873


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  • Father | Male
    James Merrill Coleman

    Born  9 Jun 1826  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  24 May 1913  Lincoln County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  May 1873  [1, 2, 3]  Copiah County, Mississippi  [1, 2, 3] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Susan Levina Fairchild

    Born  Oct 1854  Perry County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1922   
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Abraham Lundy Fairchild, Sr. | F8822 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Lavinia McLemore | F8822 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Martin Westley Coleman

    Born  26 Feb 1872  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  16 Aug 1942  Glenmora, Rapides Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 2 | Male
    James Merrill Coleman

    Born  7 Feb 1874  Crystal Springs, Copiah County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Jun 1942  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    William Austin Coleman

    Born  Jan 1876  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1918   
    Buried    Rose Hill Cemetery, Brookhaven, Lincoln County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Chana Jane Coleman

    Born  17 Oct 1877  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    John Ira Coleman

    Born  17 Jul 1879  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Nov 1959   
    Buried    Evans Creek Cemetery, Hickory, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Mary Caldonia Jordan | F12379 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Male
    Thomas Lillard Coleman

    Born  Abt 1881  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Male
    Robert Fairchild Coleman

    Born  Sep 1885  Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 8 | Male
    George Washington Coleman

    Born  23 Nov 1887  Copiah County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 May 1962   
    Buried    Stevens Cemetery, Independence, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 9 | Male
    Benjamin Harrison Coleman

    Born  20 Dec 1889  Crystal Springs, Copiah County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Feb 1955  Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Notes  Married:
    • Ancestry.com has a photographic image of the Coleman Family Gravestone in Rose Hill Cemetery.
      The marker has three names engraved upon it:

      COLEMAN
      J. M. 1826-1913
      W. A. 1876-1918
      S. L. 1855-1922

      It was added to ancestry by "themomma5443" on 3 Jan 2012.

  • Sources 
    1. [S542] Mullen, Merritt D. (mmullen8014@mchsi.com) "Fairchilds of the Southeastern USA" Ver. 2004-08-03 ; http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=fairchild, Shows date of Marriage as 27 May 1873 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S57] Ancestry.com - Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Shows date of marriage as 17 May 1873 in Copiah County (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1283] Ancestry.com - U. S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, (Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004. Original data: This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an array of materials including pedigree charts, family history articles, querie.).