Joined May 22 2014
Myrtle Point, Oregon
Born in Myrtle Point, Oregon to Dora Belle McMullen (daughter of Richard Lewis McMullen and Mary Ella Panter) and Charles H. Cole. Richard was the youngest of 13 born to James McMullen and Susan Hannah. James was born in Ireland to David McMullen and Ellen Strong. James married Susan Hannah in Canada and immigrated to Michigan when my grandfather was approximately 3 years of age. They had 3 girls, Florence, Dora, and Mary Jean. My grandmother had previously been married and had 3 other children. My mother Dora and my father divorced in 1942 and my sister and myself were raised by our stepfather Russell Train. He adopted us before our mother passed away from cancer in 1949. They had 2 more childre, Carolyn and Arthur. I married in 1957 and we had 6 children, 2 girls and 4 boys. My husband of 47 years passed away in 2005. My eldest daughter, Tammy passed away in 2007. My son Rusty does a lot of reseach. He also does wood cravings and plans a trip to Scotland and Ireland this fall. I have remarried to a Robert Mast, but kept my previous married name.