Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Electra Louisa Semmes

Female 1843 - 1925  (82 years)


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  • Name Electra Louisa Semmes 
    Born 29 Jan 1843  Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Electra S. Colston  [4
    Residence 1860  Washington, District of Columbia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1870  Beat 7, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1880  Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1920  Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died Jun 1925  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1584  Dickinson
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2009 

    Father Raphael Semmes,   b. 27 Sep 1809, Effton Hills, Charles, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1877, Point Clear, Mobile County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Anne Elizabeth Spencer,   b. 2 Jun 1819, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1892, Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 05 May 1837  Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F0496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Pendleton Colston,   b. 1839, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Raphael Semmes Colston,   b. 13 May 1865, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Pendleton W. Colston,   b. 19 Aug 1866, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F0618  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Washington, District of Columbia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Mobile, Mobile, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jun 1925 - Baldwin County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S013317] 1920 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920.T625, 2,076 rolls. Mobile Ward 4, Mobile, Alabama, ED , roll , page , image 132.

    2. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870.
    3. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls.
    4. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. Beat 7, Mobile, Alabama, post office Mobile, roll 30, page 413, image 425.

    5. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860.M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington Ward 1, Washington, District of Columbia, post office Washington, roll M653_102, page 249, image 42.

    6. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880.T9, 1,454 rolls. Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, ED 143, roll T9_25, page 475.1000, image 0673.

    7. [S036617] Alabama Deaths, 1908-59 [database on-line], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. Alabama Deaths, 1908-59 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.Original data - State of Alabama. Index of Vital Records for Alabama: Deaths, 1908-1959. Montgomery, AL, USA: State of Alabama Center for Health Statistics, Record Services Division.

    8. [S122652] The Maryland Semmes and Kindred Families, Harry Wright Newman, (Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007), 76.