Emma May Coleman1

ID # 144, (1876-1915)
Emma May Coleman|b. 29 Apr 1876\nd. 11 Feb 1915|p144.htm|George W. Coleman|b. 1 Oct 1841\nd. 23 Apr 1922|p129.htm|Harriet Church|b. 12 Oct 1848\nd. 31 Mar 1930|p139.htm|Daniel Coleman|b. 13 Jun 1816\nd. 22 Feb 1865|p79.htm|Mary Abel|b. 17 Sep 1809\nd. 17 Jun 1879|p126.htm|William Church|b. 1828\nd. 25 Apr 1903|p771.htm|Sarah Davey|b. 1 Dec 1826\nd. 24 May 1907|p772.htm|

Great-granddaughter of Catherine Jones.
Descendants of Catherine Jones & William Coleman
     Emma May Coleman was born on 29 April 1876 at Beverly Twp, Wentworth County, Ontario.1 She was the daughter of George W. Coleman and Harriet Church.1 She married Thomas Richard Johns on 25 May 1898 at Galt, Waterloo County, Ontario.1 She died on 11 February 1915 at Galt, Waterloo County, Ontario, at age 38.1 She was buried at Trinity Anglican Cemetery Galt.1 According to May's will, made not long before her death, she made hermother guardian of Reg and her sister, Clara Waugh, guardian of Gertrude.

14642-98 Thomas Richard JOHNS, 28, painter, England, Galt, s/o Thomas& Caroline, married Emma May COLEMAN, 22, England, Galt, d/o George &Harriet, witn: Frank CHURCH & Alice JOHNS, both of Galt, 25 May 1898at Galt

Frank Church was Emma May Coleman's uncle. He later owned a hotel in Preston, Ontario. The marriage registration states that Emma May was born in England. She wasn't. She was born in Beverly Township in Wentworth County. Her mother, Harriet Church, was born in England.

Aunt May's birth registration 033463-76 was registered at Beverly Twp. Her marriage registration says that she was 22 in 1898. This is correct. Her enumeration in the 1901 census also says that she is 22. This is incorrect.1

Last Edited=9 Nov 2007

Children of Emma May Coleman and Thomas Richard Johns


  1. [S1] Robert Coleman, 2009.