Elisha Cole

Elisha Cole

Male 1812 - 1881  (69 years)

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  • Name Elisha Cole 
    Born 15 Jan 1812 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Oct 1881 
    Buried Moore County, NC at Cole Cemetery #300 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1831, May 17 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 355
      Ordered that Simon McNeill be appointed overseer of the road from Flowers' old road to where George Hunsucker formerly lived and have the following hands to work: John Wallis, Nathan Wallis, Thomas Collaer, Joshua Collier, Alexr. Autray, Isiah Smith, Joseph Wallis, Charles Coal and Elisha Cole.

      1840 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 185
      Elisha Cole
      (20-30) 1M 1F
      (0-5) 1M

      1844 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC, District #6
      Elisha Cole listed 540 acres valued at $540 and 1 white poll on Sings Creek

      1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 234

      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 225
      Elish Cole 48 M, Farmer, $1000 Real Estate, $1050 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Delila Cole 30 F, Born in NC
      Benj. F. Cole 15 M, Born in NC
      Sampson Cole 13 M, Born in NC
      William Cole 11 M, Born in NC
      John Cole 5 M, Born in NC
      Mary J. Cole 3 F, Born in NC
      Julia A. Cole 1 F, Born in NC
      Leanda Campbell 15 F, Born in NC

      1870 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 488-B
      1880 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 202

      1882, Mar 1 -- Orders and Decrees Book 2 Page 147-150, Moore County, NC
      K.B. Kelly, D.M. Kennedy and C.D. Williamson appointed to partition land of Elisha Cole Dec'd. Heirs: W.B. Copeland and wife Elizabeth Copeland, Samson E. Cole, John C. Cole, John Dunlap and wife Mary Jane Dunlap, Julia A. Cole, Samuel H. Cole, Margaret C. Cole, Joseph B. Cole, Nancy L. Cole, Lovedy C. Cole and the heirs of W.R. Cole (Sarah J. Cole, Charlie H. Cole and Mary B. Cole).
    Person ID I03273  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2022 

    DNA Tests  17 DNA tests are associated with Elisha Cole 

    Father James Cole,   b. 3 Apr 1784,   d. 17 May 1865  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Lila Edwards,   d. Bef 1820 
    Family ID F0003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Frances Rossen,   b. 1816 
     1. Stokes Cole,   b. 1839
    +2. Elizabeth Cole,   b. 8 Nov 1840,   d. 9 Jan 1928  (Age 87 years)
     3. Barbara Cole,   b. 1843
     4. Benjamin Franklin Cole,   b. 1845
    +5. Sampson Elisha Cole,   b. 1847,   d. 1 Jan 1905, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +6. William R. Cole,   b. 12 Nov 1848,   d. 12 Jan 1878  (Age 29 years)
    Family ID F2274  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Delitha Chavis,   b. 1830,   d. 1 Dec 1867  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1854  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
     1. John C. Cole,   b. 1855
    +2. Mary Jane Cole,   b. 9 Aug 1857,   d. 13 Jun 1920, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +3. Julia Ann Cole,   b. 20 Aug 1859,   d. 8 May 1912  (Age 52 years)
    +4. Margaret C. Cole,   b. 9 Mar 1862,   d. 22 Jul 1938  (Age 76 years)
    +5. Samuel Howard Cole,   b. Aug 1865,   d. 17 Jul 1905  (Age ~ 39 years)
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F2500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Christian Bailey,   b. 31 May 1833,   d. 11 Dec 1911  (Age 78 years) 
    Married c1868 
     1. Thomas Cole
    +2. Joseph B. Cole,   b. 3 Feb 1869,   d. 28 Jan 1949  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Nancy Lucinda Cole,   b. 1 Jan 1871,   d. 5 Oct 1956  (Age 85 years)
     4. Nancy Cole,   b. 1872
    +5. Lovedy C. Cole,   b. 29 Nov 1873,   d. 19 Mar 1954  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F2559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Oct 1854 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Moore County, NC at Cole Cemetery #300 Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1856 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #4289 - Eli Smith
    1856 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #4289 - Eli Smith

    Elisha Cole
    Elisha Cole
    Son of James Cole and Lila Edwards

    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    1844 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 6
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright

  • Sources 
    1. [S1329] Chronicles and Records of Bensalem Church, Eagle Springs, Moore County, NC.

    2. [S1114] John Monroe and Mary Deaton Family Papers, http://www.monroegen.org/family.htm#The%20Bible%20.
      The Bible of John and Mary Deaton Monroe
      The following entries are from the family Bible use by both John Mary Deaton Monroe and John C. and Bettie Sewell Monroe. The entries appear to have been made by one or two people at different times (using different color inks) apparently at or near the time of the event. Several dates which are confirmable by other sources are alI also accurate.

      Source: Private Collection. Microfilm of originals are available in the North Carolina State Archives, Moore County Records, Deaton-Monroe Family Papers.

      William Johnson Munroe was born the 14 march 1844
      John C Calhoun Munroe was born the 25 July 1846
      Lauchlin A Munroe was born the 9 May 1848
      Robert Walker Munroe was born the 30 May 1850
      Sarah Ann Munroe was born March the 6th 1853
      Lauchlin Deaton Munroe was born the 29 July 1895
      (Note the sudden change in spelling!)
      Cornelius Claudy Monroe was born the 26 March 1897
      Ellis Fairly Monroe was Born January the 26 1903
      John Munroe was born the 24 Feby 1802
      Mary Deaton was born the 20 Oct 1808
      James Hamilton Munroe was born the 15th November 1832
      Amanda Jane Munroe was born the 6th February 1834
      Malcom L J Munroe was born the 5th August 1835
      Benjamin Franklin Munroe was born the 29 may 1837
      Andrew Jackson Munroe was born the 13th April 1839
      Levi Deaton Munroe was born the 6th October 1840
      Mary Catharine Munroe was born the 13 March 1843
      Mary Alice Munroe was born the 17 October 1880
      Christian Annette Munroe was born the 10 April 188?
      William Talmage Munroe was born the 16 February 1884
      Robert Hill Munroe was born the 2 July 1885
      John Westly Monroe was born the 22 February 1887
      Archable Alexander Munroe was born the 29 November 1888
      Daniel Alton Monroe was born the 3 July 1890
      Amanda Jane Munroe was born the 4 November 1892

      James Hamilton died the 26th January 1833
      Andrew Jackson Munroe died the 4th June 1839
      Wm Johnson Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va August 4th 1864
      Levi Deaton Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va March 26th 1865
      John Monroe died the 25 of January 1877
      Mary C Shuffield died the 28 the of january 1880
      Mary Munroe died the 18th June 1896
      Robert Hill Monroe died the 20th June 1887
      Archable A Monroe died the 14th July 1889

      John Munroe & Mary Deaton was maried the 9th February 1832
      Malcom L.J. Munroe & Mary Ann Miller was maried the 21 Novr. 1861
      Amanda J. Munroe & Henry B Currie was maried the 4 February 1867
      Mary C. Munroe & Elijah Shuffield was maried the 27 Feby 1873
      Benjamin F. Monroe & Mary J Brewer was maried the ?

      Miscellaneous Records
      Although not part of the Family Bible, these notes were made by either Mary Vassar Deaton or her daughter, Mary Deaton Monroe. They were made in the same ledger book in which the women kept the estate records of Levi Deaton and Andrew Graham.

      July the 28 then died Munroe 1863
      Feby 12th 1863 John Munroe went to Goldsboro
      Feby 13th 1863 Gerome Burns died
      April 7th 1864 Archd. Campbell & Jennet Mc?? maried
      June 1st 1864 Francis Munroe died
      June 2nd 1864 Wm R Reddin died
      June 19 Ia. C Munroe was killed in trenches at Petersburg Va.
      " 21 1864 Cornelius Matheson was killed in trenches Petersburg
      " 19 1864 J N Copeland was killed Do Do Do
      August 4 1864 Wm. J Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va
      Dec 9 1864 J C Munroe joined the 2nd Batalion NC Calvary at Fayetteville
      March 11 1865 Neill Kennedy died of wounds in hospital Richmond Va
      March 26 1865 L.D. Munroe was killed at Petersburg Va
      Oct 31 1865 Sunday a fair plesant day
      Jany 10 1867 Snow on the ground for three weeks to day cloudy
      Decr 10 1867 Mary Deaton died
      Decr 1 1867 Delila Cole died her child died Decr 14 1867
      Jany 5 1868 B F & J C Munroe come home from Richmond Va
      1867 Jn Munroe taught school three month in the fall of 1867
      Jany 7 Jn Munroe cut his knee with the axe
      Feby 6 Danl C Campbell & June McC Copeland was maried
      Feby 15 John Kennedy died
      Henry B Currie and Amanda D Munroe maried ?
      John Cagle died July 1869 Ia Bryant died July 11
      Col. John Morrison died May 12th 1870
      May 27/70 a clowdy rainy day I wrote a letter to J C Munroe Laurinburg
      Robt W Munroe went to texas Jany 1871
      Isabel Sowel died Feby 5 1875
      Levi Deaton & Nancy Sowel was married
      Margaret Deaton died Sept 17 1847
      Sarah Smith died the 10 October 1847
      Negro Buie died the 10 October 1847
      Angus Morison (Esq) died the 13 July 1848
      Angus Chisholm died the 25 July 1848
      James Morgan died the 26 July 1848
      James Runnils died the 17 June 1849
      Elizabeth Morison died in June 1851
      Noah Brett & Elizabeth Brewer maried 16 Septr 1852
      Angus McInnon died the 6 July 1852
      Duncan M Kenedy & Mary McInnon maried on the 30 December 1852
      M Yarborough & Debora Deaton maried on the 6 Jany 1853
      Lockey Deaton died on the 17th June 1853
      Andrew Graham died on the 21 July 1853
      4 Augt 1853 G. Cole beat J. Morison for S.C. Clerk 357 votes
      Arington & Noah Britt Moved west Nov 5 1853
      Oct 5th 1854 Alan Monroe & Margaret Morison maried
      Oct 15th 1854 Wm. S Patterson & Lovidy Graham maried
      Oct 3rd 1854 Elisha Cole & Delila Chavis maried
      July the 5th 1857 L. B. Munroe & Sarah C Calhoun maried
      July the 25th 1857 Lachlin Britt & Miss Freeman maried
      July the 27th 1857 M.L.J Munroe commenced work with W Lewis
      Augt 17th 1857 Jack McRae's wife died
      Augt ? 1857 A S Moody died
      Jas Gallin & Mary Morison Maried April 11 1859
      Ann Kennedy died April 10 1859
      Reuben Reynolds April 1859
      Nelson Parish & Margaret Jones maried 7 Sept 1859
      Raleigh Davis & Elizabeth Allan Decr 2 1859
      Hector McInzie & Christian McKaskill maried 8 May 1860
      Thomas Richerson & Margaret McKaskill maried 8 May 1860