John & Frances Coleridge of Catalina
John COLERIDGE, born in 1843, is the second son of Samuel & Margaret COLERIDGE of Catalina. He married in Catalina and had 3 children. Catalina Methodist (United) Church has a record of his marriage:
John COLERIDGE‘s marriage to Fanny CLOUTER was recorded on 3rd May 1879.
Catalina Methodist (United) Church records the following births to John & Frances (Fanny) COLERIDGE:
Margaret Rosanna COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 23rd November 1879.
Samuel Charles COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 15th July 1883.
Mary E COLERIDGE was born around 1887.
The following record is from the Maritime History Archive – 1881 Crew Lists Search Results:
John COLERIDGE Year: 1881 Vessel: Florence Abbott Official No.: 72623
Ward 4a, Halifax City
In 1891 Frances is recorded in Halifax and is widowed. I found the following report in the Notre Dame Bay Region, Twillingate Sun and Northern Weekly Advertiser:
Feb 5th, 1887. Schooner Wreck. The schooner Charles Graham is a total wreck near Halifax. Capt. [John] COLERIDGE of Newfoundland and all hands are lost.
Pittsburgh Ward 11
Sam C COLERIDGE
Marry E COLERIDGE
In 1900 Frances is recorded in Pittsburg, noted as Immigration 1891.
The deaths of Frances and her daughter are recorded on grave inscriptions:
Mary E COLERIDGE died 1904 – buried Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA
Fannie COLERIDGE died 1932 – buried Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA