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Emma Ruth (Coker) Beckman (1903 - 1972)

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Emma Ruth Beckman formerly Coker
Born in Hill City, Gordon, Georgia, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Dalton, Georgiamap
Mother of [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], [private daughter (1920s - unknown)], [private son (1920s - unknown)], [private son (1930s - unknown)], [private son (1930s - unknown)], [private son (1930s - unknown)], [private son (1930s - unknown)], [private daughter (1940s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1940s - unknown)]
Died in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 23 Sep 2015
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Emma was born about 1904.

Emma was listed in the 1910 Census. [1]

Emma was listed in the 1940 Census. [2]


  1. ["United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 21 October 2017), Ruth Coker in household of Lester L Coker, Blue Springs, Gordon, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 94, sheet 4B, family 57, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 188; FHL microfilm 1,374,201.]
  2. ["United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 21 October 2017), Emma R Beckman in household of William H Beckman, Civil District 8, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 50-15, sheet 16A, line 21, family 295, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3912.]

Born 12 APR 1903. Hill City, Gordon, Georgia, USA.

Died 10 JAN 1972. Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States.

Buried JAN 1972. Maple Hill, Huntsville, AL.

Event: MARR ABT 1939. of, Marshall, Alabama.

Emma was born in 1903. She is the daughter of Lucius Coker and Melissa Gazzaway. [3]

Ruth Coker Age in 1910: 7 Estimated birth year: abt 1903 Birthplace: Georgia Relation to Head of House: Daughter Father’s name: Lester L Father’s Birth Place: Alabama Mother’s name: Rosa Mother’s Birth Place: Georgia Home in 1910: Blue Springs, Gordon, Georgia Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Female; Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Blue Springs, Gordon, Georgia; Roll: T624_188; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 94; Image: 558.

Year: 1920;Census Place: Resaca, Gordon, Georgia; Roll: T625_258; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 108; Image: 927. 142 Hill City Rd.

Buried Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Alabama

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On 4 Mar 2017 at 15:11 GMT Sharon Casteel wrote:

Beckman-463 and Coker-1008 appear to represent the same person because: Dates and parents match. Coker is correct Last Name at Birth; Beckman is Current Last Name.

Rejected matches › Ruth E (Koger) Howell (abt.1901-)

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