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Matilda Bass Cole
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1824
Death: Dec. 6, 1905

Boone County Democrat
December 8, 1905

Mrs. Matilda Cole, one of the pioneer and most highly respected residents of the county, passed away at her home in Dodge Township near Mineral Ridge, at 4:00 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, in her eighty second year. She came to Boone county over fifty years ago and has resided on the old homestead in Dodge township ever since. She was well known over the northern part of the county and in Boone, and highly esteemed by everyone. A few weeks ago she received a bad fall, breaking one of her limbs and badly bruising her. Her advanced age made it impossible for her to recover from the shock and death resulted. The funeral services will be held at 11:00 o'clock this morning from the Baptist church at Mineral Ridge, conducted by the Rev. Tingley burial in the Mineral Ridge cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Edward Bass (1798 - 1882)
  Mary Saffley Bass (1800 - 1885)
 
 Spouse:
  Matthew Ralphard Cole (1825 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  John W. Cole (1852 - 1887)*
  Nancy Carolyn Cole Gates (1853 - 1919)*
  Rachel A Cole (1856 - 1859)*
  David Cole (1857 - 1925)*
  Hannah Cole (1860 - 1861)*
  William R. Cole (1862 - 1871)*
  Infant Cole (1865 - 1865)*
  Charlotte Cole (1868 - 1887)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jesse Franklin Bass (1820 - 1885)*
  Matilda Bass Cole (1824 - 1905)
  Hannah Bass Landreth (1825 - 1864)*
  Elizabeth Bass Sparks (1830 - 1871)*
  James Nattie Bass (1832 - 1916)*
  Jonathan Bass (1834 - 1915)*
  David Martin Bass (1840 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mineral Ridge Cemetery
Ridgeport
Boone County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Burt
Record added: Nov 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22836036
Matilda <i>Bass</i> Cole
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Matilda <i>Bass</i> Cole
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Matilda <i>Bass</i> Cole
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- Jeannie
 Added: Oct. 5, 2012

- Jeannie
 Added: May. 27, 2012
Life is just a stopping place, a pause in what's to be. A resting place along the road to sweet eternity.We all have different journeys different paths along the way. We all were meant to learn some things but never meant to stay. GODSPEED//REST WELL
- Jeannie
 Added: May. 13, 2011
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