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Carrie (Brumfield) Cole (1894 - 1923)

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Carrie Cole formerly Brumfield
Born in Wayne County, West Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Catlettsburg, Boyd County, Kentuckymap
[children unknown]
Died in Cabell, West Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Feb 2017
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Carrie Brumfield was born 9 December 1897 in Wayne County, West Virginia the daughter of "Com" Brumfield and Geneva Smith according to her birth certificate.[1] However, her marriage record in Boyd County, Kentucky gives her birth date as 9 December 1894 in Wayne County, West Virginia. Carrie Brumfield married Boyd Cole, son of Tolbert Cole and Rosa Ferguson, on 5 April 1916 at Catlettsburg, Kentucky.[2]

Carrie's parents were separated in 1900 and living in separate households. Her mother Geneva, and baby brother resided with Carrie's grandparents, Wm H and Martha E. Smith.[3]

Wm H Smith 47, Farmer, born Feb 1853, West Va
Martha E Smith 46, wife, born Nov 1853, West Va
Geneva E Brumfield 26, dau, born Nov 1873, West Va
John W Smith 14, son, born April 1886, West Va, farm laborer
Alonzo T Smith 7, son, born June 1892, West Va
Timothy E Smith 5, son, born May 1895, West Va
Carrie Brumfield 2, gr dau, born Dec 1897, West Va
Burgess N Brumfield 1, gr son, born May 1899, West Va
Martha Daniels 77, Mother in law, born July 1822, Ohio, wd, 11 children, 4 living.

According to the 1920 Huntington West Virginia City Directory C. Boyd Cole, a glassworker, and his wife Carrie resided at 816 17th St W in Huntington. [4]

Carrie Cole died of tuberculosis on 15 August 1923 in Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia. Her death record includes her parents names: C. Brumfield, Geneva Smith. [5]


  1. "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930," (, Father Com Brumfield and mother Genria Smith in entry for Carrie Brumfield, 9 Dec 1897; citing Wayne County, West Virginia, United States, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 583,485.
  2. Boyd County, Kentucky Marriage Records.
  3. US Census 1900; Union, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: 1775; Page: 2B; Enumeration date 5 June 1900, Enumeration District: 0118; FHL microfilm: 1241775
  4. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.
  5. FHL Film Number: 1953104

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