Joseph E. Monroe (Coahoma County)

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Joseph E. Monroe

State House: 1874-1877

Born: c. 1830 in Kentucky

Farmer. Appointed to be a county election commissioner in 1881. Officer in the Colored Knights of Pythias. Listed on the 1870 and 1880 census in Coahoma County with wife Jane and two children; Jane was a widow on the 1900 census.