Walters-Cole Family History
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Burlie Sheldon Cole was born October 14, 1889 in Osceola, St. Clair County, Missouri, and died May 20, 1964 in Glendale, California.  He married (1) Stella F. Zeiler.  She was born 1902.  He married (2) Lena Viola Carter December 25, 1910 in Osceola, St. Clair County, Missouri, daughter of Jesse Carter and Effie Rippetoe.  She was born July 22, 1890 in near Iconium, St. Clair County, Missouri, and died August 02, 1982 in Lowry City, St. Clair County, Missouri.



Burlie played the fiddle, and was a carpenter.  He lived in Osceola Missouri until approximately 1943.  He then moved to California where he lived until his death in 1964.  While in California, he was a finish carpenter.  He did fancy trim and wrought iron work on large homes.



Children of Burlie Cole and Lena Carter are:
Ray Sheldon Cole  


Born July 15, 1911 in Osceola, St. Clair Co., MO died November 21, 1998 in Seminole, Pinellas Co., FL.

Everett Vernon Cole  


Born December 21, 1912; died October 23, 1978 in Omaha, NE

Emma Jaunita Cole  
Born June 26, 1915.
Paul Marshall Cole  
Born July 11, 1917; died January 20, 1986 in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
Merle Edwin Cole  
Born July 29, 1921.
Idaleen Cole  

Born November 29, 1923; died March 22, 1975 in Lowry City, St. Clair Co., MO

Burlie LeRoy Cole  
Born October 29, 1928.


1900 Federal Census  

St. Clair Co., MissouriOsceola TownshipMicrofilm Series T623Roll 886p. 140BHousehold 81

1920 Federal Census  

St. Clair Co., MissouriOsceola TownshipMicrofilm Series T625Roll 943p. 228BHousehold 129
Place of abode.NameRelationTenurePersonal DescriptionCitizenshipEducationNativity and Mother Tongue Occupation.
Street, avenue, road, etc.House number or farm, etc.No. of house in order of visitationNo. of family in order of visitationName of each person whose place of abode on January 1, 1920 was in this family. Enter surname first, then given and middle initial if any. Omit Children born since January 1, 1920.Relationship of each person to the head of this family - whether wife, son, daughter, servant, boarder, or other.Home owned or rented.If owned, free or mortgaged.Sex.Color or race.Age at last birthday.Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced.Year of immigration to the U.S.Whether naturalized or alien.If naturalized, give the year.Attended school any time since September 1, 1919.Whether able to read.Whether able to write.Place of birth - this person.Mother tongue - this person.Place of birth - Father of this person.Mother tongue - Father of this person.Place of birth - Mother of this person.Mother tongue - Mother of this person.Whether able to speak English.Trade, profession, or particular kind of work done, as spinner, salesman, laborer, etc.Industry, business, or establishment in wihich at work, as cotton mill, dry goods store, farm, etc.Employer, salary or wage worker, or working on own account.Number of farm schedule.
 Fm129129Burlie S. ColeHeadOFMW30M    yesyesMissouri Washington Missouri YesFarmerGeneral FarmOA115
    Lena ColeWife  FW29M    yesyesMissouri Kentucky Missouri YesNone   
    Ray ColeSon  MW9S   yes  Missouri Missouri Missouri  None   
    Everett ColeSon  MW7S   yes  Missouri Missouri Missouri  None   
    Jaunita ColeDaughter  FW4S      Missouri Missouri Missouri  None   
    Paul ColeSon  MW2S      Missouri Missouri Missouri  None   
    Emma ColeMother  FW64W    yesyesMissouri Virginia Virginia YesNone   
1930 Federal Census  
St. Clair Co., MissouriOsceola TownshipMicrofilm Series Roll p. Household



Lowry City Cemetery, St. Clair Co., MO  



Soc. Sec.
Individual: Cole, Burlie
Social Security #:493-16-2328
SS# issued in: Missouri
Birth date:Oct 14, 1889
Death date:May 1964
Residence code:California
[Broderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1 A-L, Ed. 5, Social Security Death Index: U.S.]