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Silas S. Cole (b. October 18, 1813, d. April 09, 1883)Silas S. Cole (son of Joseph Cole, Jr. and Mary (Polly) Cole) was born October 18, 1813 in Warren County, Pennsylvania ?370, and died April 09, 1883 in Switzerland County, Indiana371.He married Sarah Ann Lientz on February 21, 1832 in Switzerland County, Indiana372, daughter of Nicholas Lientz and Nancy Pickett.
Notes for Silas S. Cole:
1850 Switzerland Co. IN census
Silas Cole, 36, farmer, b. PA
Sarah Ann, 34, b. IN
Abijah M. 17, b. IN
Lucretia R., 14, b. IN
Charles M., 12, b. IN
Emily J., 10, b. IN
Oliver O., 8, b. IN
Alfred O. 6, b. IN
James P. 2, b. IN
1860 Switzerland Co. IN census, p. 233
Silas S. Cole, 46, stone mason, b. PA
Sarah 46 b. IN
Charles 22 b. IN
Oliver 18 b. IN
Alfred 15 b. IN
James 12 b. IN
Jonathon 10 b. IN
Ofaneal B. (male) 7 b. IN
Lucinda 5 b. IN
Emily J. 20 b. IN blind.
1870 Switzerland Co. IN census, p. 340
Silas S. Cole, farm laborer, 56, b. PA
Sarah, 56 b. IN
John L. 18, b. IN
Othneil B. 16 b. IN
Emily J. 30 b. IN blind
Lucinda 14 b. IN
1880 Silas is living with his son, James, in Carroll Co. KY
Not in 1900 IN census index.
Not in Switzerland Co. cemetery book.
According to his grandson's obituary, Silas fought in the Civil War along with his son, James.Silas volunteered in Co. H, 6th Ind.
More About Silas S. Cole and Sarah Ann Lientz:
Marriage: February 21, 1832, Switzerland County, Indiana.372
Children of Silas S. Cole and Sarah Ann Lientz are:
- +James Riley Cole, b. June 26, 1849, Indiana373, d. February 03, 1927, Vevey Switzerland County, Indiana373.