Cole, Charles O.
The following data is extracted from History of Daviess County, Missouri - Grand River Township, Daviess County, Missouri, Biographies.
Was born in Scioto county, Ohio, March 7, 1S30. His father, Silas Cole, was a native of New York, and his mother, Elizabeth Cole, was born in Ohio. He has made farming his business, and is one of the leading stock-men of Grand River township. He came to this county in 1872, and owns a farm of 440 acres.
Mr. Cole was united in marriage, February 12, 1852, to Miss Sarah A. Orm, who was born in Scioto county, Ohio, June 15, 1834. By this union they have had eleven children, nine of whom are living; namely, Fannie E., born January 25, 1853; Earnest O., born March 5, 1855; Almeda, born October 20, 1856 is dead; Clara J., born September 23, 1858; Oscar L., born November 4, 1860 is dead; Lucy B., born July 12, 1862; Albert B., born November 18, 1864; Charles H., born April 20, 1868; Mary E., born November 23, 1869; Bertha M., born November 3, 1871; and Laura, born August 30, 1878.
Source: History of Daviess County, Missouri - Grand River Township, Daviess County, Missouri, Biographies