Lavinia Emma Himes1

F, ID# 3360, (1871-1960)
     Lavinia Emma Himes was born on 29 January 1871 in 24 Ellesmere Street, Bromley Bow, Middlesex, England.1 She was the daughter of John Himes and Lavinia Mathewson.2 She married Alven Coleman, son of George W Coleman and Harriet Church, on 19 June 1895 in Galt, Waterloo County, Ontario.2 She was left a widow when Alven Coleman died on 7 October 1936.1 She died on 28 January 1960 in Galt, Ontario, at age 88.1 She was buried in Mountview Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo County, Ontario.1

Lavinia Emma Himes, was the second child of John Himes and Lavinia Mathewson. They came to Galt in 1871 from the East End of London, England, and Lavinia (Veen) lived in Galt all her life. John and Lavinia had a large family after they came to Galt.1
Last Edited=29 Aug 2010

Children of Lavinia Emma Himes and Alven Coleman


  1. [S860] Robert Coleman, gedcom file, 09 Jun 2009, Scarborough, Ontario. Gedcom file "Descendants of Catherine Jones."
  2. [S870] Alven Coleman & Lavinia Himes, Marriage Registration 012469 (30 Jun 1895), Ancestry,