COY, Ona

Date of birth:  21 Dec 1889 – Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death: 22 Aug 1890 – Nineveh Township, Johnson County, Indiana

The Franklin Republican, Friday, August 29 1890


The funeral of little Ona, daughter of Christopher and Lucretia Coy, who died last Saturday morning, took place Sunday morning at the Christian church, conducted by Rev. F. S. Kirtley.


The Franklin Democrat, Friday, August 29 1890,
Volume XXXI Number 10, page 6 column 2





A seven-months-old child of Chris. Coy’s was buried at Edinburg last Sun­day. Short services were held at the Christian church at this place by Elder Kirtley.

Link to Ona Coy’s grave

Notes: The Johnson County Indiana WPA Birth Index, 1882–1920, referencing Book H-2, page 200, records that a white female infant was born to Chris Coy and Lucy [sic] Swift on 21 Dec 1889.
The Johnson County Indiana WPA Death Index, 1882–1920, page 43, referencing Book 16, page 4, records that Ona Coy, a seven-month-old white female, died 22 Aug 1890 in Nineveh Township.

Submitted by Mark McCrady, Cathea Curry and Lois Johnson