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Luther Morton Douglass

Male 1864 - 1947  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name Luther Morton Douglass 
    Born Nov 1864  Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Buried Jul 1947  Hillcrest Cemetery, Deer Lodge, Powell County, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Jul 1947  Powell County, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10266  My Genealogy

    Father Samuel Douglass,   b. 21 Aug 1827, Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana (Right Over The Border Of Kentucky) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1917, 89 Years Old; Carlyle, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Hannah Gurfasz Surface Zerfaz,   b. 24 Jan 1830, Near Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1907, 77 Yrs. Old; Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1848  Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F10081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Rhoda Emmaline Coons,   b. Apr 1867, Union Township, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1933, Powell County, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1885  Montgomery County, Indiana; Book 10, Page 566 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
      Name: Luther M Douglass
      Spouse Name: Rhoda Coons
      Marriage Date: 13 Sep 1885
      Marriage County: Montgomery
      Source Title 1: Montgomery County, Indiana
      Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1860 - 1920 Inclusive Vol
      Source Title 3: W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's O
      Book: 10
      OS Page: 566
      Source Citation: Title: Montgomery County, Indiana, Index to MarriageRecord 1860 - 1920 Inclusive Vol, W. P. A. Original Record Located:County Clerk's O; Book: 10;Page: 566. Ancestry.com. Indiana MarriageCollection, 1800-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: TheGenerations Network, Inc., 2005."
    Children 
     1. Charles R. Douglass,   b. 23 Jun 1886, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959, Unknown; Mentioned In Samuel's Obituary. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Andrew Walter Douglass,   b. 23 May 1888, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Living Douglass
     4. Living Douglass
     5. Living Douglass
     6. Living Douglass
     7. Living Douglass
     8. Living Douglass
     9. Living Douglass
     10. Living Douglass
     11. Thelma Douglass,   b. 1913, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1925, 12 Years Old; Carlyle, Fallon County, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F65399  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emma,   b. 20 Feb 1872, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1960, Anaconda, Montana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F65400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Luther moved to Montana in c.1909, after his mother Hannah's death inc.1907.

      Information per e-mail dated Wednesday, June 07, 2006 fromRedenbaugh/Douglass group member
      # 5; Copies of information on the Luther Douglass family withreferences from member # 5 is kept in the Douglass Volume. Contactcompiler, SLJuhl at sljuhl1234@yahoo.com if questions or comments.
      Other members who contributed on this family were: #'s 2, 13, & 14.

      SOURCE: ----- Original Message -----
      From: dmdsearch@comcast.net - Dottie
      To: gsjuhl
      Sent: Friday, October 24, 2008 6:34 AM
      Subject: Re: Briley Douglas obit
      "Luther Morton Douglas ? Obituary ? Published in the Silver StatePost, Deer Lodge, MT on 8 August 1947; DOD: 26 July 1947
      Luther M Douglas Buried in Hillcrest Following Services
      Luther M Douglas, a resident of Deer Lodge for the past 20 years, whodied in a local hospital July 26, was buried in the family plot inHillcrest cemetery last week following services conducted at theChristian Church with Rev Francis Nickerson officiating.
      Pall bearers were Ole Berg, J.B. Brink, Arthur Murphy, Robert Inman,A.E. Cole and Bill Whitney.
      Mr Douglas was born in Crawfordsville, Ind, 80 years ago. During hislife in Deer Lodge, he won the respect and friendship of many people.
      Surviving relatives include his wife, Emma Douglas, four daughters,Mrs R.V. Coons of Seattle, Mrs H.W. Porter of Bremerton, Mrs R.M.Romine of Deer Lodge and Mrs Lee Roberts of Rathdrum, Idaho; and foursons, Charles of Chappell, Neb, Jesse and Russell of Beach N.D. andElmer of Bremerton, WA."
      Information provided Dottie Dutton, E-mail dated Friday, September 14,2007 10:27 PM."