San Francisco Genealogy
Obituaries and Death Notices
Coo - Coz


This is a miscellaneous collection of newspaper obituaries, funeral notices and death notices submitted by San Francisco researchers and volunteers. If an entry has a contact name, you may contact the researcher with questions about the families mentioned, but understand that they have *not* volunteered to provide copies for people. Source information for each entry is provided for your convenience so that you can obtain a photocopy on your own.

"COOK--In this city, December 5, Albert O. COOK, aged 47 years and 3 months. Interment private. No flowers." Source: Daily Alta California, 7 Dec 1885.
"COOK--Dispatch from San Francisco, April 24 --At an early hour this morning, Miss A.F. COOK, a medical practitioner in this city, was found dead in her bed. She has for some time been indisposed, but not so seriously as to give rise to any fears of her sudden demise. Coroner LETTERMAN will probably hold an inquest." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 25 Apr 1871. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOK--Dr. A.S. COOK, of 624 Sutter Street, San Francisco, passed away very suddenly at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Henry L. COFFIN, of 1912 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, this morning. Heart disease caused death." Source: The Evening Bee (Sacramento, CA), 1 July 1903. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"COOK--Mrs. Ann COOK, mother of Mrs. Jas. G. PIRATSKY, died at Watsonville yesterday, aged 85 years. She will be buried in San Francisco Sunday." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 6 Jan 1905. Transcribed by Dee.

"COOK--In Sacramento, December 11th, Daniel COOK, a native of Yates county, New York, aged 45 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 13 Dec 1865.
"COOK--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, April 27 -- Delinda COOK died on the 25th instant and was to be buried today. The Coroner, considering her death mysterious, ordered the funeral postponed. The result was a verdict of death from a dose of arsenic administered by her own hand, to beautify her complexion. The jury censures the druggist for selling the arsenic without a physician's certificate." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 28 Apr 1869. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"COOK--Dispatch from San Francisco, Jan. 2 -- The funeral of Elisha COOK takes place tomorrow afternoon. The San Francisco bar will attend in a body." Source: Stockton Daily Independent (Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA), 3 Jan 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOK--Dispatch from San Francisco, July 15 -- A son of the late Elisha COOK, aged 3 years, died of smallpox last night." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 16 July 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOK--Dispatch from San Francisco, April 24 --Doctress Francis Amelia COOK, who was found dead this morning, is supposed to have committed suicide, as she had TAYLOR’s treatise on poisons open at page 628, and a ¼ ounce bottle which had contained cyanade of potassium, which is treated upon on that page, was lying near the bed." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 25 Apr 1871. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOK--Died at Healdsburg, May 22, 1880, Mrs. Flora C., wife of Dr. G.A. COOK, aged 44y. A native of Virginia; she was married to the Doctor at Savannah, Mo., in 1856, they removed to California and for a time lived in San Francisco but for 18 years past in Healdsburg. They had 2 children, one dying young, the other is Mrs. F.R. CORBABLY, living in Sonoma. The deceased was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Death came suddenly from strangulation during hemorrhage of the lungs. The Doctors daughter by his first wife, Mrs. Rev. CRAWFORD, came from Suisun for the funeral." Source: Russian River Flag (Healdsburg, CA), 27 May 1880. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.


"COOK--TAKEN TO SAN FRANCISCO - The remains of Frederick COOK, who died on Wednesday from injuries received in being thrown out of a wagon, were sent to San Francisco by yesterday's boat, preparatory to transmission to the East." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 2 May 1868. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"COOK--At Chinese Camp, Sept 28, of smallpox. Mr. H.A. COOK, aged 23 years of Providence, R.I." Source: Alta California, 5 March 1852. Transcribed by Kim. 
"COOK--In this city, June 6, 1942, Henry H. COOK, beloved father of Mrs. Edith C. VIVIAN; a native of Williamson County, Tennessee. Funeral - Gantner, Felder, Kenny Chapel. Interment, Golden Gate National Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 9 June 1942, p.13. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOK--In this city Aug 3, Irving Borden, beloved husband of Hattie Lewis COOK and loving son of Katie W COOK. A native of San Francisco. The funeral will be held Thursday, Aug 5 at 1:00 o'clock at the late residence 75 Noe St, under the auspices of Golden Gate Council No. 551 National Union. Interment private." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Aug 1909. Contact: David Edwards Davemilestogo@aol.com


"COOK--In this city, Jan 9, Isaac COOK, a native of Massachusetts, aged 54 years 11 days." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 11 Jan 1880. Contact: David Edwards Davemilestogo@aol.com

"COOK--The 'Golden Gate' was burned to the water's edge near Manzanillo, on July 27th. She sailed from San Francisco, July 21st and had on board, when she left, 232 passengers, and a crew of 96. [Among the First Cabin passengers] the lost are: J.E. COOK." Source: Sonoma Democrat (Santa Rosa, CA), 14 Aug 1862. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.
"COOK--In Colfax, July 29, 1878, James COOK, aged 39 years." Source: Alta California, 7 Aug 1878.

Transcribed by Colleen Norby.

"COOK--John H., 30 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 17 Jan 1892, p. 7.
"COOK--In this city, Jun 19, Laetitia Haines COOK, beloved wife of Jason Evans COOK, mother of Mrs. Warner McCANN, Mrs. E.T. HUFFMAN, Mrs. E.C. SMALL and Mrs. C.A. WASHBURN and sister of Parry HAINES and Mrs. F.H. DALE, a native of Richmond, Ind., aged 56 years 3 months and 6 days.  Remains at the chapel of N. Gray & Co., 2196 Geary street, corner of Devisadaro street.  Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 20 June 1911, p. 4. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"COOK--In this city, July 18, Magdalena COOK, a native of Montgomery County, New York, aged 88 years, 2 months and 12 days. (Syracuse, N.Y. papers please copy.) Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-morrow (Sunday) at 10 o'clock a.m. from the residence of her son, Charles COOK, 1710 Polk street, between Clay and Washington." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 20 July 1879.


"COOK--A woman named Margaret COOK was found drowned in the bay yesterday [10 Oct 1857]." Source: Sacramento Bee, 11 Oct 1875, p.1. (Pacific Coast Dispatches). Transcribed by Sandi Bordelon.

"COOK--In this city, November 29, Maria, wife of the late James and mother of Joseph B. COOK, a native of Ireland, aged 58 years. Funeral to-day, at 2 p.m., from her late residence, No. 777 Harrison street, between Third and Fourth." Source: Daily Alta California, 1 Dec 1885.

"COOK--PASSED TO HER REST--Mrs. Mary COOK, Formerly of San Francisco, Died Suddenly Last Night. Mrs. Mary COOK, an old-time resident of San Francisco, where she had a host of friends and acquaintances, died in this city last evening after an illness of about two weeks. The deceased had resided in Sacramento for the past year with her son, Frank COOK, who is an employe of the State Printing Office." Source: Sacramento Union, 7 May 1904. Transcribed by Betty Loose.

"COOK--In this city, July 23, Mary P., wife of William N. COOK (daughter of the late Gen. Jesse B. BROWNE of Iowa), a native of Kentucky, aged 47 years and 9 months. (Kentucky papers please copy.) Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-morrow (Friday) at 2 o'clock p.m. from her late residence, No. 1317 Green street near Larkin." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 24 July 1879.

"COOK--Died at San Francisco, Oct. 21, Michael Stinson COOK, father of Mrs. Jas. PIRATSKY, a native of Ireland, aged about 60 years. […one of the pioneers of San Francisco. He settled out on Geary street, oppositet the IOOF cemetery, in 1853 and lived there uninterruptedly for 44 years…(lists his close friends)…a prominent contractor in S.F…was stricken down by pneumonia…]." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 22 Oct 1897. Transcribed by Dee.

"COOK--In this city, December 26, Mrs. Minnie, wife of John T. COOK and daughter of Sarah and Patrick CARROLL, aged 24 years, 9 months and 23 days, a native of San Francisco. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, TO-DAY, (Tuesday), at 2 o'clock P.M., from her late residence, No. 423 Tehama street." Source: San Francisco Call, 28 Dec 1880 p.4. Transcribed by Martha Richards.

"COOK--In this city, June 29, Mortimer, son of John A. and Henrietta COOK, aged 2 years, 8 months and 15 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 1 July 1873.
"COOK--SAN FRANCISCO DISPATCH, Mar. 24 - Dr. Oscar L. COOK, surgeon of the ship Great Republic, walked off Oakland dock last evening and was drowned." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 25 Mar 1865. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOK--In this city, Feb 19, Walter M., beloved son of Isaac M. and Katie COOK, a native of San Francisco, aged 15 years, 6 months, and 11 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Wed) at 2:00 o'clock from Westminster Presbyterian Church, Fell St, without further notice." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 22 Feb 1876. Contact: David Edwards Davemilestogo@aol.com


"COOK--In this city, Dec 17th, William Porter COOK, formerly of Rochester, N.Y., aged 30 years and 6 months." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 19 Dec 1865.
"COOKE--DEATH OF COLUSA CITIZEN--COLUSA (Colusa Co.), August 4 - Joseph Bailey COOKE, a resident of Colusa since 1870, and owner of the Colusa Water Works, died yesterday in San Francisco. He was prominent in Masonic circles, and his funeral will take place in Colusa next Sunday under the Masonic rites." Source: The Evening Bee (Sacramento, Cal.), 4 August 1905, Page 6. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"COOKSEY--At Shanghae, Feb. 3, Capt. C. H. COOKSEY, of the American barque Huntingdon." Source: Daily Alta California, 26 March 1851. Transcribed by John Ireland.
"COOKSLY--Dispatch from San Francisco, Nov. 3 --The British ship John O'Gaunt arrived today in 42 days from Shanghai. Sept. 27th John COOKSLY, a native of Bristol, aged 23, a seaman, died on board of fever." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 4 Nov 1872. Transcribed by Dee.


"COOLIDGE--James C., 52 y." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 7 Feb 1892, p. 7.

"COOLY--Sept 29 Solomon COOLY, Ohio, 38. Interments in San Francisco, for the week ending Oct. 7, 1852. Reported for the Alta California by N. Gray, Sexton and Undertaker, Sacramento St near Dupont." Source: Alta California, 5 March 1852. Transcribed by Kim.
"COOMBS--THE NAPA MURDER and SUICIDE -- The San Francisco 'Chronicle' of yesterday contains the following: A very strange case of murder and suicide in Napa came to our attention last evening. It seems that the wife of Fred COOMBS (who is a brother to Nathan COOMBS) sued for a divorce on the ground of extreme cruelty, and that Mr. PENDEGAST was her lawyer. Fred called at PENDEGAST's office and asked to see his wife. The interview was granted and immediately after pistol shots were heard. An investigation was at once had, when it was discovered that Fred had fired at and shot his wife twice, once through each breast and then blew his own brains out. Fred COOMBS came to this country from Cape Cod, Mass., in 1852, and was about 40 years of age at the time of his death. He had a difficulty with a man named CLARK in 1865 or '66, whom he killed while sitting on a fence by stabbing him. About that time a bill was passed by the Legislature, allowing a wife to testify either for or against her husband, and his wife's testimony cleared him on the charge. Several children are left to mourn their loss." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 23 Feb 1871. Transcribed by Dee.


"COONEY--In San Francisco, November 21st, John William, son of John COONEY, aged 2 years and 10 months." Source: Sacramento Bee, 23 Nov 1858. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"COONEY--In this city, December 4, with congestion of the lungs, Josephine COONEY, daughter of Michael and Catharine COONEY, aged 2 years and 8 months. Funeral tomorrow at 2 o'clock from the residence of the parents, No. 312 Seventh Street." Source: San Francisco Call, 5 Dec 1875. Transcribed by Sylvia Mast.


"COONEY--In this city, August 10, Richard COONEY, a native of Massachusetts, aged 50 years." Source: Alta California, 13 Aug 1887.

"COOPER--The death of Dr. Charles E. COOPER, the distinguished surgeon, occured yesterday morning at his residence, 1824 Pacific Avenue, inflamation of the heart due to overwork, being the cause. Dr. COOPER had an international reputation and his death at the early age of 40 years wil be mourned by a wide circle of friends and admirers. He was born near Sacramento and was graduated from Cooper Medical College of this city. He completed his education in Europe and studied under famous savants, Pasteur and Koch. Last year Dr. COOPER was a delgate from California to the International Medical Congress held in Paris and attended a simular congress held in Moscow the previous year. Dr. COOPER was a member of the Masonic fraternity and the Odd Fellows. He worshipped at the First Presbyterian Church. A widow and two children survice. The widow is a prominent member of the California Century Club. Dr. COOPER was ill for three weeks and the news of his death caused a shock to all that new him. The interment will be private." Source: Sacramento Bee, 22 July 1901, p.5. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.
"COOPER--Mrs. Encarnacion COOPER, sister of the late General Mariano G. VALLEJO, and wife of the late Captain J.B.R. COOPER, a pioneer of 1823, died last week at her home in San Francisco, aged 93 years. She was born at Monterey, Mar. 25, 1809. For many years her home was the center of social

life in the old Capital of the State." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 24 Jan 1902. Transcribed by Dee.

"COOPER--In this city, December 6, Halsey Fenimore COOPER, a native of Jacksonville, N.Y., aged 58 years. Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: Daily Alta California, 7 Dec 1885.

"COOPER--In this city, December 6, Halsey Fenimore COOPER, a native of Jacksonville, N.Y., aged 58 years. Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day, at 11 o'clock, from his late residence, 1902 Vallejo street. Interment private." Source: Daily Alta California, 8 Dec 1885.

"COOPER--In this city, November 18, 1921, Hestie COOPER, beloved wife of Benton COOPER, mother of Mrs. Paul DE MOTT of Yuba City, Mrs. H. BARNETT and David COOPER of Sacramento, S.A. COOPER of Woodland, Mrs. J.E. FALTINGS of Orland, Ben COOPER of Yuba City and Mrs. Homer EDDY of Oakland, sister of Craig, Robert and Sam MONTGOMERY of San Francisco, Mrs. H.A. BURGESS of Los Angeles and Mrs.Mattie LARIMERY of New York City; a native of St .Joseph, Mo., aged 71 years, 10 months and 12 days. Friends are welcome at the funeral parlors of Henry P. RYAN, 1017 Fifteenth street." Source: Sacramento Bee, 19 Nov 1921. Transcribed by Betty Loose.

"COOPER--In Ocean View, San Francisco, August 31, Rev. James A. COOPER, believed brother of Michael COOPER and the late mother of Mary GERTRUDE, Sister M. PATRICIA and Sister M. EVANGELIST of the Presentation Order, and uncle of Marcella M, Joseph M, and Bernice A. COOPER, a native of Ireland, aged 37 years. The reverent clergy and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Thursday, September 2, from St. Michael's Church, Ocean View, where solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 10 o'clock. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery by auto." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 2 Sept 1915. Transcribed by Sylvia.
"COOPER--ANOTHER PIONEER GONE -- Captain John B.R. COOPER, a resident of California since 1823, died at San Francisco on Friday last, aged 79 years. Captain COOPER was a resident of Monterey County most of the time since his arrival in the State, but for a few years past has made his home in San Francisco. He married a sister of General VALLEJO. He was recognized as a man always ready and willing to assist the unfortunate, and, while quiet and unobtrusive, was kind and true to those with whom he came in contact." Source: Stockton Daily Independent (Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA), 13 Feb 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOPER--DISPATCH from San Francisco, Feb. 15 -- The will of Captain John B.H. COOPER, disposing of a large landed estate, between his wife, Maria G.E. VALLEJO COOPER, his son J.B. Henry COOPER, his 2 daughters and his friend G.H. HOWARD. He directs the sale of his rancho El Molino, to pay his debts." Source: Stockton Daily Independent (Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA), 16 Feb 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"COOPER--In Redwood City, October 29, Mary Alice, daughter of B.F. and E.S. COOPER, aged 11 months and 21 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-day (Thursday), at 2 o'clock p.m., from residence." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 30 Oct 1873.
"COOPER--In this city, March 4, Theodore B. COOPER, a native of Texas, aged 50 years, 11 months and 25 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, 6 March 1895.


"COOPER--March 10, William COOPER, Texas, 23." Source: Daily Alta California, 14 March 1851. Transcribed by John Ireland.

"COPELAND--In this city, April 30, David COPELAND, a native of Scotland, aged 27 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-day (Tuesday) at 2 o'clock p.m. from the parlors of Cowen, Porter & Co., funeral directors, 118 Geary st." Source: San Francisco Call, 3 May 1887, p. 8.

"COPELAND, James, aged 43 years, in SF, 8/6/1878, a native of New York." Source: Alta California, 7 Aug 1878. Transcribed by Colleen Norby.

"COPESTAKE--Edith E., 30 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 4 March 1905. Transcribed by Harry I. Stafford.

"[COPKA?]--In Oroville, Sept. 7th, C.A. [COPKA?], aged 47 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 20 Sept 1865.
"COPSON--In this city, February 16, Benjamin COPSON, a native of England, aged 67 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, 18 Feb 1895.


"COQUORD--In this city, July 5, Casimer COQUORD, a native of France, aged 70 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 7 July 1875.

"CORAM--Stephen Tom, 53 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 9 March 1915. Transcribed by Harry I. Stafford.

"CORBETT--In this city, February 16, Harry E, dearly beloved husband of the late Carrie CORBETT, loving father of Hazel C. CORBETT, and brother of Frank, Esther, James J, Joseph, Thomas and Katie CORBETT, Mrs. J. BOYD and Mrs C. KING, a native of San Francisco aged 45 years and 7 months.
Friends and acquaintences are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Monday, February 18th at 9 o'clock from his late residence 1764 O'Farrell St, thence to St. Domonic's Church, corner of Bush and Pierce Sts., where a solumn requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9'30 o'clock. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery, vial electric car from 30th St. & San Jose Ave." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 17 Feb 1907, p.5 c.1. [Submitter's note: Very popular gymnasium owner, the brother of "Gentleman Jim" CORBETT, the fighter. ] Contact: Martha Richards maseattle@copper.net
"CORBETT--Dispatches from San Francisco, July 24 -- John CORBETT, a sailor of the ship Southern Cross, which arrived from Glasgow today, fell from the mast head, May 25th, and was instantly killed." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 25 July 1871. Transcribed by Dee.
"CORBETT--In this city, November 12, Dr. S. J. CORBETT, a native of New York, aged 55 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 14 Nov 1891. Transcribed by Pat Procida.
"CORBITT--VIRGINIA CORBITT, a noted prostitute, whose career has been somewhat identified with the annals of San Francisco, died on Wednesday at the county hospital." Source: Stockton Daily Argus, 19 Nov 1859. Transcribed by Dee.
"CORCORAN--Daniel, aged 7 months, in SF, 8/7/1878, son of Jeremiah and Ellen CORCORAN." Source: Alta California, 9 Aug 1878. Transcribed by Colleen Norby.


"CORCORAN--Daniel - 70 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 10 Apr 1900. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.

"CORCORAN--In Napa, March 20, Ellen, beloved wife of James CORCORAN and sister of Patricia, Thomas, Joseph, Frank and Annie FARRELL, a native of Durblin, Ireland, aged 38 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Tuesday), from the ferry, foot of Market street, on the arrival of the 9:45 a.m. boat; thence to Holy Cross Church for services, at 10 o'clock a.m. Interment, Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 22 March 1892, p. 7.
"CORCORAN--In this city, May 26, May, beloved daughter of Mrs. T. CORCORAN, nee MUSANTE, and sister of William and Edna CORCORAN a native of San Francisco, aged 13 years, 1 month and 17 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Tuesday, May 29, at 1o'clock, from the parlors of J. S. Godean, 2123 Bush Street; thence to Italian Church for services. Interment, Italian Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 29 May 1906, page 5. Transcribed by Nancy Pratt Melton.
"CORCORAN--In this city, December 5, Timothy CORCORAN, a native of the Parish of Marra[??], County Cork, Ireland, aged 56 years. (Cork papers please copy.) Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-day (Sunday), at 9 o'clock p.m. from his late residence, 1957 1/2 Folsom street." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 7 Dec 1873.
"CORDES--In this city, at his late residence, 520 Oak Street, after a lingering illness, C.H. CORDES Sr., a native of Germany, aged 62 years." Source: San Francisco Call, 13 Dec 1887, page 8. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab. Interment I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
"CORDES--In this city, August 2, William CORDES, brother of Albert, Emelle and Tillie CORDES, a native of San Francisco, aged 27 years and 2 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-DAY (Wednesday), at 10 o'clock A.M., from the German Hospital." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 5 Aug 1885, p.4, c.4. Transcribed by Regina Gualco.


"CORDOZA--Joe CORDOZA died in San Francisco last Sunday at the age of 67 years. He was well known in the Panoche section, where he owned a large tract of land." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 10 June 1904. Transcribed by Dee.

"CORDS--In this city, August 14, Martin H., beloved husband of Johanne CORDES [sic.], a native of Hamburg, Germany, aged 62 years, 9 months and 6 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-day (Wednesday), at 1 o'clock p.m., from his late residence, No. 24 Janson street, between Lombard and Greenwich, off Montgomery avenue." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 17 Aug 1881.

"COREJO--March 10, Pedro COREJO, Chile, 27." Source: Daily Alta California, 14 March 1851. Transcribed by John Ireland.

"CORET--In this city, July 14, Placide CORET, a native of Paris, France, aged 41 years. Friends and acquaintances will be notified of the day of interment in the Daily Morning Call and Courrier de San Francisco of tomorrow's date." Source: San Francisco Call, 15 July 1868, page 2. Transcribed by  Sandi Bordelon.
"COREY--Pearl B., 25 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 25 July 1914.
"CORGON--San Francisco, July 29 - Charlotte T. CORGON, 2 year2, 4 months and 3 days." Source: Sacramento Daily Record-Union, 2 Aug 1875. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"CORHELL--Near Ione, Sept. 8th, Richard W. CORHELL, aged 36 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 13 Sept 1863, p. 6.
"CORK--In San Francisco, January 11, Benjamin CORK, aged 40 years" Source: The Sacramento Bee, 12 Jan 1875. Transcribed by Dee.
"CORKERY--In San Francisco, May 19, John H. CORKERY, formerly of Dubuque, Iowa, and a California pioneer of 1849." Source: San Luis Obispo Pioneer, 16 May 1868, Vol. 1 #20. Transcribed by Jackie Lamorie.
"CORKERY--In this city, August 8, Mary R., beloved wife of the late Denis CORKERY, and mother of John, James and Patrick CORKERYand Mrs. MOORE, Mrs. BUTLER and Mrs. SCHILLING of San Francisco, and of Denis CORKERY and Mrs. DEVINE of San Jose, a native of Macroom, County Cork, Ireland, aged 77 years and 8 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-MORROW (Tuesday) at 9:30 A.M. from her late residence, 530 Tehama street, between Fifth and Sixth; thence to St. Patrick's Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at 10 o'clock." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 10 Aug 1885.\
"CORN--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, Dec. 18 -- Last evening, Geo. CORN, sailor on board the English bark 'Cuban,' lying at Beale street wharf, fell overboard and drowned." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 19 Dec 1868. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"CORNELIUS--"Cholera--The interments on Saturday and yesterday include a number of deaths by cholera...Nov. 3, 1850: an infant child of Mr. CORNELIUS." Source: Alta California, 4 Nov 1850 (Transcribed from microfilm held at University of Nevada, Reno). Transcribed by Martha Richards.
"CORNELIUS--In Oakland, May 20th, Frederick James, beloved husband of Louisa CORNELIUS (nee Louisa LE MAR), a native of New York, aged 30 years. Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 21 May 1893, page 7.
"CORNELIUS--In this city, June 18, Louise CORNELIUS, grandchild of Mrs. C. LE MAR, a native of San Francisco, aged 9 years 6 months and 8 days." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 19 June 1901, p.6. Transcribed by Nancy Pratt Melton.
"CORNWALL--P.W. CORNWALL, for many years a resident of Calaveras county, died after a lingering illness of consumption, at San Francisco on Friday morning last. Mr. CORNWALL was esteemed for his integrity and business talent, and was twice elected Supervisor of Calaveras, at times when his services could scarcely have been supplied by any other citizen of the county. He was aged about 50 years, and a native of New York." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 24 Apr 1865. Transcribed by Dee.
"CORNYN--In this city, September 8 Margaret, beloved wife of James CORNYN a native of the parish of Kiluinn (?) county Limerick, Ireland, aged 65 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Report, Vol. XXXVIII No. 60, 9 Sept 1887. Transcribed by Adrienne.
"CORSON--In Sacramento, August 12th, Benjamin F. CORSON, aged 57 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 15 Aug 1863, p. 6.


"CORTIS--In this city, Oct. 11th, the infant child (five weeks old) of A.J. and H.E. CORTIS." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 12 Oct 1865.
"CORWIN--Dispatch from San Francisco, May 13 -- Mrs. A.N. CORWIN, aged 24 years, was found dead at No. 334 Third street this morning." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 14 May 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"COSGROVE--In Napa City, Nov. 4th, James N. COSGROVE, aged 32 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 21 Nov 1865.


"COSGROVE, Philip, 81 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 10 July 1911.

"COSGROVE--In this city, October 9, Margaret, beloved wife of Patrick COSGROVE, a native of Rathcormack, County Cork, Ireland, aged 47 years. (New York and London Eng. papers please copy.) Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-morrow (Saturday), at 2 o'clock p.m. from 356 Third street." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 10 Oct 1873.
"COSGROVE--In this city, October 22, Margaret COSGROVE, wife of Patrick COSGROVE, a native of Mondesell, parish of Mullenhone County, Tipperary Ireland, aged 45 yrars and one month. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow from her late residence, Thirtieth and Merced Streets, to St. Paul's Church. Interment, Mt. Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 23, Oct 1884, p.4. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.
"COSGROVE--In this city, December 18, Mary Francess, only daughter of James and Eliza COSGROVE, a native of San Francisco, aged 3 years, 1 month and 4 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-day (Friday), at 2 o'clock p.m., from the residence of the parents, 225 Perry street, between Fourth and Fifth, without further notice." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 19 Dec 1873. 
"COSGROVE--In this city, June 28, Thomas, son of Thomas and Annie COSGROVE, aged 13 monts [sic.] and 27 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 29 June 1865.
"COSSOVICH--In San Francisco, June 24th, Nicolla COSSOVICH, aged 22 years." Source: Sacramento Daily Record, 26 July 1872, p.2. Transcribed by Susan Cherry-Boyer.


"COSTA--In this city, July 5, Grace Eliza, daughter of Jos. and Martha E. COSTA, aged 1 year and 8 months. Friends and acquaintance are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, TO-DAY (Monday), at 2 o’clock, p.m. from the residence of the parents, 214 1/2 Sixth street." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 7 July 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.
"COSTA--In this city, May 17,1902, Laura COSTA, beloved daughter of the late Lorenzo and Lottie COSTA, sister of May COSTA and granddaughter of Mr. LORENZO and Madeline COSTA, a native of Sonora, California, aged 1 year, 10 months, 21 days." Source: San Francisco Call, 18 May 1902, page 39. Transcribed by Sandi Bordelon.
"COSTA--In this city, Luigi COSTA, a native of France, aged 34 years and 6 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Friday) at 2 o'clock p.m. from the undertaking parlors Iaccheri & Bacigaalupi, 627 Broadway." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 11 Mar 1892, p. 7.
"COSTALIN--Augustine Machet COSTALIN, nativity France. Value of estate $25.00. Residence of heirs, Paris, France, a daughter." Source: 1863/64 San Francisco Municipal Report, Public Administrator's Report of August 1, 1864, p. 247.


"COSTE--Anna M. COSTE--Mrs. Anna Marie COSTE, resident of Belmont for 30 years, died at a San Francisco hospital, Saturday following an illness of six months. Mrs. COSTE was operator of the Belmont Casino on the Old Country Rd. A native of Nice, Mrs. COSTE was the widow of the late Joe COSTE. She was the sister of Paul SERVELIA and Mrs. Frances CARMAGNOLE. Requiem Mass will be offered tomorrow morning at 9 o'clock at Notre Dames des Victoires (French Church) on Bush St., near Grant Ave in San Francisco. Friends may call at the mortuary of Halsted A. Co., 1123 Sutter St., near Polk. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: Redwood City Tribune, 18 June 1945. Transcribed by jch.
"COSTELLO--In San Francisco, Jan. 31, John Amrose, son of Daniel COSTELLO, aged 2 mos." Source: Sacramento Bee, 2 Feb 1870. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"COSTELLO--In this city, November 15, Mary, wife of the late James COSTELLO, a native of Ireland, aged 53 years 4 months and 14 days." Source: San Francisco Bulletin, 16 Nov 1895.
"COSTELLO--THREW HIMSELF FROM A THREE STORY BUILDING--SAN FRANCISCO, June 17 - Thomas COSTELLO, an iron molder, plunged to his death to-day from the roof of a three-story building at 839 Greenwich Street. He was seen to climb to the top of the house with the deliberate purpose of committing suicide. An alarm was given, but before any one could restrain him he threw himself head first into space. His lifeless body was picked up in a back yard by relatives. COSTELLO, who was temporarily crazed, jumped into the bay last night with the intention of ending his life, but changed his mind and swam ashore...." [Rest of article cut off.] Source: Sacramento Saturday Bee, 17 June 1905. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"COSTELLO--In this city, January 15, 1899, William C., beloved husband of Bridget COSTELLO, and father of Lillie M. COSTELLO, a native of Gray Bridge, County Limerick, Ireland, aged 49 years. A member of Leo Assembly No. 4, Catholic Union. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services to-morrow (Tuesday), at 8:30 o’clock, from his late residence, 215 Twelfth street, thence to St. Joseph’s Church, where a requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul at 9:00 o’clock. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Bulletin, 16 Jan, 1899. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.


"COTHRAN--Doris, the only daughter of Mr. & Mrs. E.E. COTHRAN, died at Wright's Station, Santa Clara county, last Thursday and was buried in San Francisco Saturday." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 6 Nov 1903. Transcribed by Dee.
"COTTER--In this city, September 11, Hannah ... [copy incomplete]" Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 12 Sept 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.
"COTTON--DEATH FROM HEART DISEASE - Mrs. Ellen COTTON died suddenly at San Francisco on Sunday last from disease of the heart." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 18 Dec 1863. Transcribed by Dee.
"COTTON--Julia COTTON died on March 5th in her 72nd year and was given Christian burial on March 10 at Cypress Lawn.” Source: Saint Paulus Chimes, April 1958. Transcribed by Judy Hitzeman.
"COTTON--ANOTHER VICTIM of the STEAMER EXPLOSION -- Our dispatches from San Francisco last evening contain the sad tidings of the death of Thomas J. COTTON, purser of the steamer 'Julia' at the time of the late explosion, and who received severe injuries at the time. Mr. COTTON had been connected with the Steam Navigation Company's steamers on this route for several years past, and no man in the employ of the company enjoyed a greater portion of their esteem and confidence. Always kind, affable and courteous, he had endeared himself to all who knew him, and travelers on the route to and from the Bay will henceforth miss his pleasant smile and genial, pleasing manners. His injuries were supposed to be of a trifling nature, and the announcement of his sudden death will fill many with astonishment." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 17 Oct 1866. Transcribed by Dee.
"COTTON--Thomas J. COTTON, purser of the steamer 'Julia,' died at his residence on Clay street, yesterday p.m., from injuries received at the time of the explosion. This makes the 11th victim." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 17 Oct 1866. Transcribed by Dee.
"COTTRELL--In this city, January 2, 1899, George COTTRELL, a native of England, aged 50 years, 8 months and 28 days. Notice of funeral hereafter. Remains at the funeral parlors of H.C. Bunker & Co, 2666 Mission street, Mission Masonic Temple." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 3 Jan 1899.


"GOUGH--At Cienega, Feb. 1, Miss Lottie GOUGH, aged 16 years. [Deceased passed away at the residence of her uncle and aunt, Mr. & Mrs. Frank ENOS. She has been ailing for some time and the end was not unexpected. The remains were taken to San Francisco, and the funeral ceremony was held Sunday in the metropolis…]." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co.), 8 Feb 1895. Transcribed by Dee.
"COUGHLEN--In this city, April 29, Michael J., son of Margaret and the late Michael J. COUGHLAN [spelled in source with an 'a'], aged 16 years and 21 days." Source: San Francisco Call, 3 May 1887, p. 8.
"COUGHLIN--In this city, March 13, Alma Frances, infant daughter of John J. and Amelia C. COUGHLIN, a native of San Francisco, Cal., aged 2 months and 3 days." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 15 Mar 1899, p.10. Transcribed by Susan Cherry-Boyer.
"COUGHLIN--In this city, April 6, Mrs. Ellen COUGHLIN, a native of County Cork, Ireland, aged 75 years and 1 month. (Boston Mass-papers please copy). Farewell, dear Mother, you are ever blest. By sorrowing children, always kind, Who follow you to eternal rest. For God has called you to His shrine. We give thee up in bitter sorrow. From affliction and suffering world, Knowing well that Christ has called you, To where we'll meet to part no more. Friends and acquaintances and those of her son Jeremiah COUGHLIN and her daughter Mrs. TULLY are respectfully invited to attend the funeral To-Morrow (Sunday) at 2:30 o'clock p.m. from her late residence, No. 211 Perry Street, between Fourth and Fifth." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 27 April 1878, p 4, col 3. Contact: Marion Kennedy mjkennedy16@aol.com
"COUGHLIN--In Martinez, Cal., November 21, Timothy Lyons, beloved husband of Elisabeth COUGHLIN, father of Eugene, Alice and Raymond COUGHLIN and brother of Mrs. J. J. WHITE, a native of Ireland, aged 52 years.  **A requiem mass for the repose of his soul will be celebrated today (Tuesday) commencing at 9:30 o'clock a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Church, Oakland. Interment private." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 23 Nov 1897. Transcribed by Pat Procida.
"COUGHLAN--Dispatch from San Francisco, Jan. 19 -- Jack COUGHLAN, who was shot Saturday night by John McCORMICK, a conductor on one of the Bay View cars, died today. McCORMICK claims to have acted in self defense." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 20 Jan 1873. Transcribed by Dee.
"COUGHLAN--Dispatch From San Francisco, Jan. 20 -- The examination of John McCORMICK, the Bay View car conductor, for the murder of Jack COUGHLIN, was finished in the Police Court this afternoon at 4 o'clock. The proof showed conclusively that the accused acted in self defense, and the Court accordingly discharged him from custody." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 21 Jan 1873. Transcribed by Dee.
"COUGHLIN--In this city, November 28, 1880, Belle COUGHLIN, aged 23 years. (Boston papers please copy). The funeral services will take place today (Wednesday) at 2 1/4 o'clock p.m., at No. 812 Jackson Street." Source: San Francisco Call, 1 Dec 1880. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab.
"COUGHLIN--DISPATCHES -- from San Francisco, Feb. 12 -- This evening 2 men, John COUGHLIN and D.R HUGHES were putting in a blast in the cut in Telegraph Hill at North Beach, corner of Kearny and Bay streets, when the charge exploded prematurely, instantly killing COUGHLIN and terribly injuring HUGHES. COUGHLIN was single, aged 35 and came from Boston. HUGHES has a family. He was taken to the county hospital." Source: Stockton Daily Independent (Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA), 13 Feb 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"COUGHLIN--Joseph E. ALLEN, a barber, employed in the Oaks barber shop on Ellis Street, San Francisco, and Miss L. COUGHLIN, were accidentally suffocated by illuminating gas last Sunday or Monday night on the third floor of a lodging house at 416 O Farrell Street. ALLEN engaged the room between 11 and 12 o'clock last Sunday night and went out for liquor, returning to his room in less than half an hour. They were found dead at 7 o'clock yesterday morning with the gas escaping from the open burner." Source: Sacramento Bee, 21 Oct 1903. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.


"COULTER--In this city, September 17, 1909. Joseph COULTER, a native of Ireland, aged 73 years." Source: San Francisco Call, 18 Sept 1909, p. 15.

"COULY--In this city, December 16, 1952, Maria, dearly beloved aunt of Mrs. Marthe VAJETTE of Healdsburg and Mrs. Mertha SEIBELLI of San Francisco; a native of Combes (Aveyron) France; aged 76 years. A member of L'Archiconfratinite of Notre Dames de Victoires; Perseverance Circle No 72, U.A.O.D; Seminole Council No 68, D. of P. Funeral Saturday December 20 at 8:45 a.m. at the Chapels of Gantner-Maison-Domergue, 777 Valencia St. near 19th St, thence to the Church of Notre Dame des Victoires, where a Requiem Mass will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Entombment, Mausoleum, Holy Cross Cemetery. Recitation of the Rosary Friday evening at 8:00 p.m." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 19 Dec 1952, p. 27.
"COURSEY--In this city, June 11, 1895, John, dearly beloved husband of Kate COURSEY, and father of John, Mary, Thomas, James, Cecelia, Kate and Maggie COURSEY, and brother of Mrs. James McCARTHY of Roseburg, Or, a native of (difficult to read name) Rocedatooe, County Galway, Ireland, aged 52 years. A precious one from us is gone, A voice we loved is stilled, A place is vacant in our home, Which never can be filled. FROM THE FAMILY. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to the funeral THIS DAY (Sunday) at 9:30 o’clock A.M. from his late residence, (31, 61 or 81?) Natoma Street, thence to St. Patricks Church for services. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. A.O.M. Division No. 2 - The members of this division are hereby notified to assemble at Hibernia Hall, 120 Ninth Street THIS DAY (Sunday) at 5:30 o’ clock A.M. to attend the funeral of our late brother, John COURSEY. Fines for nonattendance will be strictly enforced. Members of sister (?) divisions are cordially invited to attend. Bartley LEE, President. John KENNEY, Rec. Sec." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 14 June 1896. Transcribed by Margie Hinton.
"COURSEY--SAN FRANCISCO DISPATCH, Mar. 6 - The Coroner's Jury convened in the case of John COURSEY, a colored man who died suddenly a few days since, find that he came to his death from a dose of oxalic acid, administered by his own hands." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 7 Mar 1866. Transcribed by Dee.
"COURTNEY--Albert E. COURTNEY, son of Wm. COURTNEY, formerly a merchant in Hollister, died in San Francisco Oct. 16th. He was buried in Watsonville on Monday." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 23 Oct 1903. Transcribed by Dee.


"COURTNEY--In this city, March 30, 1946, Anna Marie (Hannah) dearly beloved wife of Dennis C. COURTNEY. Idolized mother of D. Bernard and Lawrence T. COURTNEY. Loving grandmother of Marie COURTNEY, loving sister of Timothy O'CALLAGHAN. Funeral from Gantner, Felder, Kenny Chapel, Market Street, thence to Mission Dolores Church. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetary." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 2 Apr 1946. Transcribed by Sylvia Mast.

"COURTNEY, Mary." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 28 Jan 1894, p. 20.
"COUSINS--In this city, December 3, 1890, captain James C. COUSINS, a native of Scotland, aged 67 years. Friends and acquaintances are invited to attend the funeral THIS DAY (Friday), at 1 o clock P.M., at his late residence, 738 Ellis street. Interment Laurel Hill Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 5 Dec 1890. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.


"COUTTS--In this city, June 4, at his late residence, 20 1/2 Hoffman avenue, James S. COUTTS, dearly beloved husband of Mary Ann COUTTS, and loving father of Mrs. Edward THOMSON and James COUTTS and the late Mary Margaret COUTTS, a native of Arbwash Scotland, aged 64 years 2 months and 2 days." Source: San Francisco Bulletin, 5 June 1911. Transcribed by Evalou.

"COVE--In this city January 4, 1875, Minnie COVE, youngest daughter of Robert and Jane COVE, aged 2 years and 5 months." Source: Daily Alta California, 5 Jan 1875, p.3. Transcribed by Sandi Bordelon.
"COVELL--In this city, June 30, 1895, Elizabeth COVELL, a native of Wheeling, W.Va." Source: San Francisco Call, 2 July 1895, p. 13.
"COVERLY--Interment in San Francisco, Feb. 14, Catherine COVERLY, San Francisco, 1 1/2 mos." Source: Alta California, 28 Feb 1853. Submitted by Martha Richards.
"COVILL--In this city, May 16, Frank A., beloved husband of Louise A. COVILL..." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 18 May 1906.


"COVILL--In this city, May 16. Frank A. beloved husband of Louise A. COVILL, a native of Boston, Mass aged 57 years and 3 months. A member of Court Justice, #16, F. of A. and Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local No. 86. (Boston, Mass., papers please copy). Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to review today (Friday) at 1:30 o'clock pm from his late residence 424 Shotwell stree (rear) near Nineteenth Interment, Holy Cross Cemetary. Court Justice No. 16, F. of A.- officers and members are requested to assemble today (Friday) at 1 o'clock pm at 424 Shotwell street (rear) near Nineteenth to attend the funeral of our late brother, Frank A. COVILLE, by order A. F. Brinkman." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 18 May 1906. Transcribed by Pam.
"COWAN--In San Francisco, March 9, Charles COWAN, a native of New York city, aged 37 years." Source: Sacramento Bee, 11 March, 1865. Transcribed by Sandi Bordelon.


"COWAN--Interment in San Francisco, Feb. 22, James COWAN, Scotland, 32." Source: Alta California, 28 Feb 1853. Submitted by Martha Richards.

"COWDEN--In Downieville, November 20th, Joseph G. COWDEN, aged 31 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 11 Dec 1865.
"COWLES--In this city, December 10, 1887, Edward COWLES, a native of New York, aged 58 years." Source: San Francisco Call, 13 Dec 1887, page 8. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab. Interment I.O.O.F. Cemetery.
"COWLES--In this city, July 9, 1905, George COWLES, brother of Mrs. Byron LOOMIS and H.S. COWLES of Suffield, Conn., and Frank COWLES of Hartford, Conn., uncle of George COWLES of this city, a native of Connecticut, aged 76 years, 10 months and 27 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services at the parlors of Bath & Nauman, 1824 J Street, Wednesday, July 12th, at 7:30 p.m. Remains will be taken to San Francisco for cremation. Kindly omit flowers." Source: The Evening Bee (Sacramento, Cal.) 11 July 1905. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"COWLEY--In San Francisco, June 24th, Ellen, infant daughter of Michael COWLEY, aged 11 months." Source: Sacramento Bee, 26 June 1863. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"COX--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, Feb. 21 - Anson COX, capitalist, left his residence this morning and was found drowned about 3 hours afterwards in the Bay." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 22 Feb 1868. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.


"COX--In this city, February 16, Florence, youngest daughter, of Captain J. B. COX, a native of San Francisco, aged 17 years, 8 months and 11 days." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 17 Feb 1884, p. 7. Transcribed by Evalou.

"COX--In this city, October 12, James COX, aged 68 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 15 Oct 1885.

"COX--John COX, a workman engaged in excavating Telegraph Hill, in San Francisco, was killed on Friday last by rocks falling upon him. This is the fourth man that that (sic) has been killed there and thus." Source: Sacramento Bee, 22 Feb 1869. Transcribed by Betty Loose.

"COX--In this city, December 29, 1898, infant daughter of Levitt H. and Willie L. COX." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 30 Dec 1898, p. 11.

"COX--In this city, Nov. 18, Lizzie P., wife of Jerome B. COX, a native of New York City, aged 55 years 6 months and 12 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral THIS DAY (Tuesday) at 2 o'clock p.m. from St. Luke's Church, corner Van Ness avenue and Clay street. Interment private." Source: San Francisco Call, 20 Nov 1888, p. 8. Transcribed by Nancy Pfaff.

"COX--Margaret B. COX has applied for letters of administration upon the estate of Alexander M. COX, who died in San Francisco on March 25, 1913, at the age of 62 years. The estate consists of cash in bank amounting to $62.96 and lot 40 and a portion of lot 41, block 19, valued at $2_5. The entire value of the estate does not exceed the sum of $290. The petitioner is the widow of the deceased." Source: Daly City Record, 16 May 1913. Transcribed by jch.
"COX--On the 18th inst. Captain Matthew B. COX, an old and well-known citizen of San Francisco, died suddenly in Oakland. He was Superintendent of the Dock of the Pacific Mail Co. 1849-1873." Source: Russian River Flag (Healdsburg, CA), 22 Apr 1880. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor. 
"COX--In this city, August 6, Thomas N. COX, a native of North Carolina, aged 63 years." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 7 Aug 1885. 
"COX--Near Princeton, August 10, William H. COX, aged 55 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 22 Aug 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.


"COYLE--In this city, January 4, Andrew COYLE, son of Patrick and Mary COYLE, aged 3 months, 7 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral this afternoon, at 2 1/2 o'clock, from the resident of the parents, 445 Clementina Street." Source: San Francisco Call, 5 Jan 1869, p.2. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.

"COYLE--In this city, January 19, at the French Hospital, Frank COYLE, aged 35 years." Source: San Francisco Call, 21 Jan 1875, p.4. Transcribed by Martha Richards.

"COYLE--In this city, March 3, Rev. John P. COYLE, dearly beloved son of Bridget and the late James COYLE, and loving brother of Joseph A. COYLE and Mrs. Martin P. O'DEA and the late James E., Edward F. and William COYLE, a native of San Francisco, aged 51 years and 4 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Friday, March 6, from the Star of the Sea Church, where a solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 10 o'clock. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Mar 1908, p. 9. Transcribed by jch. 
"COYLE--In the city and county hospital, February 28, Julia COYLE, a native of California, aged 9 days." Source:San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 1 March 1867.


"COYLE--In this city, December 30, Mary, daughter of John and Mary COYLE, age [1?] years, 10 months and 4 days. [....us to darkness, but she....to eternal light."?] [very faded, hard to read]. Friends and acquaintances are respecfully invited to attend the funeral on Sunday afternoon, January 2, at 2 o'clock, No 108 [....?] street, between Fifth and Sixth." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 2 Jan 1870.

"COYLE--In this city, March 15, Mary, beloved mother of Kate and Andrew COYLE, a native of Roscommon, Ireland, age 74 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 16 March 1899, p.10. Transcribed by Susan Cherry-Boyer.
"COYNE­-In this city, June 29, 1897, Catherine, beloved wife of D. COYNE,and mother of Mrs. Thomas F. WISE, Mrs. William J. FLANANGAN, Mamie, Edward, John, Alice and Clara COYNE, a native of county Galway, Ireland, aged 43 years 10 months and 16 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Friday), at 8:30 A.M. from her late residence, 3167 Mission St., thence to St. Paul's Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at 9 o'clock A.M. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery. Source: San Francisco Call-Bulletin 30 June, 1897.


"COYNE--In this city, March 11, Dominick, beloved husband of the late Catherine COYNE, and father of Alice, Clara, Edward and John COYNE, Mrs. Thomas F. WISE, Mrs, James F. TATE and the late Mrs. William J. FLANAGAN, a native of Ireland, aged 65 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Wednesday, March 14, at 8:30 o'clock, from the parlors of McFadden, McBrearty & Green, 1171 Mission St.; thence to St. Paul's Church, Twenty-ninth and Church Sts, where a requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, at 9:30 o'clock. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 14 Mar 1906. Contact: Madelyn Bechini

"COYNE--Donald J. Lt. S.F.F.D.- June 19, 1973 Lt. Donald J. COYNE, S.F.F.D. dearly beloved husband of Annabelle COYNE, loving father of Janice Ann KEARNS, and James M. COYNE, loving grandfather of Kerry Elizabeth KEARNS; beloved son of Louise and the late John COYNE; loving brother of Clara QUADT, Frances GRAHAM, Bernice BECHINI and Raymond COYNE; a native of San Francisco; a member of the Fire Department Widows and Orphans Aid Ass., the International Fire Fighters Assn. Local 789, the American Legion Post 97, the Westlake Catholic Men's Club, Riordan High School Father's Club and the El Retiro Retreat Ass., Friends are invited to attend the funeral services, Thursday, June 21, at 9:30 s.m. from Duggan's Serra Mortuary, 500 Westlake Ave., Daly City; thence to Our Lady of Mercy Church, Westlake, here a Mass of Resurrection will be offered at 10 a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Donations to the American Cancer Society, preferred." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 21 June 1973. Contact: Madelyn Bechini
"COYNE--In this city, July 24, 1938, Edward L. COYNE, loving brother of Mrs. James TATE, Mrs. Walter SMITH, Mrs. Alice OTTERSON, John F. COYNE and the late Mrs. William FLANAGAN and Mrs. Thomas F. WISE; a native of San Francisco. Funeral Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. from Gantner, Felder, Kenny Chapel, 1965 Market St at Duboce, and then to St. Paul's Church, where a requiem High Mass will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 26 July 1938. Contact: Madelyn Bechini

"COYNE--In this city, May 28, Irene, beloved daughter of Dominic and Catherine COYNE, a native of San Francisco, aged 1 year and 9 months. Interment private." Source: unknown San Francisco newspaper clipping dated 29 May 1888 in possession of submitter. Contact: Madelyn Bechini

"COYNE--In this city, Jan. 3, 1954, John Francis, beloved husband of Louise COYNE, loving father of Mrs. Clara QUADT, Mrs. Francis GRAHAM, Mrs. Bernice BECHINI, Raymond and Donald COYNE, survived by 10 grandchildren; a native of San Francisco. A retired Lieutenant of the S.F.F.D. A member of Widows and Orphans Aid Assn., Mutual Aid Assn. and Veteran Firemen's Assn. Funeral Thursday at 9:15 a.m. from Gantner Felder, Kenny Chapel, 1965 Market St at Duboce Av., thence to St. Paul's Church where a requiem high mass will be celebrated at 9:45 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery. Recitation of the rosary Wednesday at 8:30 p.m." Source: San Francisco News, 5 Jan, 1954. Contact: Madelyn Bechini

"COYNE--In this city, June 29, John L., infant son of John and Louise COYNE, a native of San Francisco, aged 2 days." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 1 July 1907. Contact: Madelyn Bechini

"COYNE, Louise Meta - In Millbrae, Feb. 18, 1977, age 92 years, devoted mother of Mrs. Clara QUADT of Burlingame, Mrs Frances GRAHAM of Belmont and Raymond E. COYNE of San Francisco and the late Mrs. Bernice BECHINI and Donald J. COYNE, sister of Mrs. Emma LOWANS of San Francisco and the late Bertha GRADY, also survived by ten grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Rosary will be recited Monday Feb. 21 8p.m. at the Carlmont Funeral Chapel, 1101 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont. Services begin at the Chapel on Tuesday, Feb.22, 9 a.m. thence to Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church for Requiem High Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery. Carlmont Funeral Chapel 1101 Alameda de las Pulgas Belmont, California." Source: San Francisco Sunday Examiner & Chronicle, 20 Feb 1977. Contact: Madelyn Bechini

"COZZI--In this city, November 8, 1936, Elsie Candida COZZI, beloved mother of Mrs. Lena TREVISAN, Mrs. Daisy GRIFFITHS and Mary COZZI; a native of Germany, aged 58 years. Friends are invited to attend funeral services Wednesday, November 11, at 10:30a.m. at the Maneely Chapel, Divisadero Street, corner O'Farrell." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 9 Nov 1936. Transcribed by Martha.
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