Lela Emily Childers1

F, #9202, b. 21 February 1881, d. 25 January 1940
     Lela Emily Childers was born on 21 February 1881 at Jasper County, Texas.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert Childers and Gilbertine S. Hart.1 Lela Emily Childers was also known as Lena.3 She married Al Hancock on 31 January 1900 at Jasper County, Texas.3 She died from a heart attack as a result of pneumonia on 25 January 1940 at Jasper, Jasper County, Texas, at age 58 years, 11 months and 4 days.1 She was buried on 26 January 1940 at Hancock Cemetery, end of CR 093, Jasper County, Texas.2,1

Family: Lela Emily Childers and Albert L. Hancock


  1. [S908] Lela Emily Hancock, Texas Department of Health-Death Certificate.
  2. [S942] Lela E. Hancock, Cemetery Marker, Hancock Cemetery, end of CR 093, Jasper County, Texas.
  3. [S957] Vivian Cogbid, Jim Folsom, Versie Truett, One Hundred Years of Jasper County Marriages 1849-1949, p. 41.