Zephaniah Coody Jr

1817–1858 (Age 41)
Warren, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Zephaniah

When Zephaniah Coody Jr was born in 1817, in Warren, Mississippi, United States, his father, Zephaniah Coody Sr, was 39 and his mother, Mary Pace, was 39. He married Elizabeth J. Gilbert in 1840, in Yazoo, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Yazoo City, Yazoo, Mississippi, United States in 1850. He died in 1858, in Warren, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Zephaniah Coody Jr
Elizabeth J. Gilbert
Marriage: 1840
Warren Gilbert Coody

Spouse and Children

Yazoo, Mississippi, United States


Parents and Siblings




    Archibald Coody




    Beniah Coody


+6 More Children

World Events (5)


Age 0

Mississippi is the 20th state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 13

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cody .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Zephaniah Coody listed in 1850 US Census of Yazoo County, Mississippi as owner of one slave per "United States Census (Slave Schedule), 1850 "
  • Zepheniah Coody (36) in 1850 US Census of Yazoo County Mississippi
  • Zephenia Coody (20-30) (1810-1920) head of household in 1840 US Census of Yazoo County, Mississippi

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