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Lemuel Lee Coy (6099)

Father: Perry Wesley Coy (5187)
Mother: Rachel Gatewood Eagon

b. June 18, 1897 in Missouri [CA death]

d. Dec. 23, 1979 in Ventura County, California [CA death]

m. 1923, Gertrude M. Bostelman, daughter of William H. Bostelman and Dora Weideman [Oxnard Press], b. Sept 6, 1903 in Idaho, d. March 22, 1986 in Ventura County, California [CA death]

Issue: [census-CA] & [Oxnard Press]

Perry William, b. 1924 in California

m. 1945 Peggy Knecht
issue: [Oxnard Press]
Perry William, b. Nov. 1946 in Oxnard, CA
June 1, 1945: Mr. and Mrs. Walter J. Knecht announced the engagement of their daughter Peggy to Perry a seaman first class in the USNR. Perry was stationed in San Diego, CA having just returned from a 10 month tour in the South Pacific. Peggy was a student at Woodbury College in Los Angeles, CA. [Oxnard Press]



June 1918:
According to his World War I Draft Registration Lemuel was single, working for Western Union and living at 332 Ohio, Ventura, Calfiornia. He was of medium height and build with blue eyes and light hair. [WWI draft]

November 5, 1918:
The Oxnard Courier reported that Lemuel was one of 148 men in the county to report to Kelly Field, San Antonio, Texas. [Oxnard Press]

Lemuel was operating a service station and they were living at 448 Hurst St., Ventura, Ventura County, Calif. [census-CA]

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