The Descendants

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Martha Hazel-Mae (Cool)(Slater) Smith

 

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Cool Ancestors:

 

†††† (?) Kuhl - Gen 6 of the Cool Annex

†††† John Cool/Kuhl - Gen 5 of the Cool Annex

†††† Jonathan Cool - Gen 4 of the Cool Annex

†††† Truman J. Cool - Gen 3 of the Cool Annex

†††† Lorenzo Dow Cool - Gen 2 of the Cool Annex

†††† Martha Hazel-Mae (Cool) Slater - Gen 6 in America and Gen 1c of the Cool Annex

†††† Harold Alberto Slater - Gen 6 in America and Gen 1 of the Slater Annex

 

Roxie Ellen (Slater) Grinnell (1928 - 1997)

 

Cool Generation 7

Descendant # 5

 

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1.Roxie Ellenís parents: Harold Alberto and Martha Hazel-Mae (Cool) Slater

 

2.Roxie Ellenís birth: 18 December 1928 at Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

 

Roxie Ellen's death: 29/30 November 1997 at Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee; interred All Saints Cemetery, Memphis.At the time of Roxie Ellen's death, her sister, Harriette (Slater) Palmer, was visiting her.

 

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4.Roxie Ellenís marriage:

 

a.To whom: Allan Jay Grinnell (photos) (more info)

 

(1)Allanís parents: Francis Allan and Adele L. (McCormick) Grinnell.

 

(2)Allanís birth: 1928 at Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

 

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Farmer Brothers Coffee and Spice Company; salesman in Arizona, Texas, and Tennessee

 

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Tennessee

 

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b.Marriage date & location: 1948 at Tucson, Pima County, Arizona.

 

c.Children:

 

(1. Robert Allan Grinnell: Born 7 August 1949.

 

(2. Richard Lawrence Grinnell: Born 1950.

 

(3. John Douglas Grinnell: Born 1951.

 

(4. Steven Harold Grinnell: Born 1952.

 

(5. Jeanette Louise (Grinnell) Atkinson: Born 1954.

 

(6. Michael Francis Grinnell: Born 1955.

 

(7. Jay Edward Grinnell: Born 1956.

 

(8. David Christopher Grinnell: Born 1957.

 

(9. Brian Gregory Grinnell: Born 1959.

 

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Resided with her parents at Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

Resided with her parents at LeRaysville, LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.Had to move in fall 1941 when the US Government expropriated the property around LeRaysville to expand Pine Camp prior to the US entering World War II.

Resided with her parents at Pulaski, Oswego County, New York.

Resided with her parents at Tucson, Pima County, Arizona.

Wichita Falls, Texas

Dallas, Texas

Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee

 

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1930: Rosellen Slater, age 1 year and 11/4 months, resided with her parents in LeRay Township, Jefferson County, New York.

 

9.Other biographical notes on Roxie Ellen:

 

a. Was an accomplished vocalist.Member of the Dallas Symphonic Orchestra's chorus.Later directed the choir of her church in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.

 

b. Primary care giver for her mother, Martha (Cool) Smith, at the Tennessee residence when Martha could no longer care for herself.

 

 

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