Looking for information on JOHN RUFUS COLE b. 1850 (IN) and wife SUSANNAH LOWERY b.1850 in Elizabeth City, NC, Married 1-28-1870 - Mar. License-Howard County, INChildren: Charles b. 1879, d. 1959, Alonzo b. 1873 d. 1953- Elwood, IN, Laura Ethel b 1887 d.1973, William Robert, b 1871, d. 1944-Rush County, IN, Oliver Garfield b. 1879. d. 1917 Ford City, PA and James Edward - unknown
Possibly Howard and Clinton County, IN connection - later years lived in Elwood, Madison County, IN.Found John and Susannah in Clinton County in 1860 and 1870 census.
Susannah Cole's obit lists half-sister, Pauline Lowry Friend - Mrs. James A. Friend from Forest, Indiana.Susannah's obit lists parents as Mr. and Mrs. John Lowery.Pauline's obit lists her parents as William and Emily Lowry.
Any connection to your Lowery/Lowry line?
Thanks for any help you can give me. Katrina Cole Cooper - firstname.lastname@example.org