John Coon

11 January 1782–1872 (Age 89)
Hopkinton, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of John

When John Coon was born on 11 January 1782, in Hopkinton, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, Benjamin Coon, was 33 and his mother, Mary or Polly Crandall, was 22. He married Anna Crandall about 1803, in Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, United States for about 30 years and Fairfax, Franklin, Vermont, United States in 1860. He died in 1872, in Colchester, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, at the age of 90.

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John Coon
Anna Crandall
Marriage: about 1803
Anna Coon
John D Coon
Abigail Crandall Coon
Almina Delight Coon
Benjamin Coon
Elisher Coon
Philura Lurilla Coon
David Ross Coon
Betsy Coon
Addison Coon

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  • Marriage
    about 1803Westford, Chittenden, Vermont, United States
  • Children


    +5 More Children

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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1783 · A Free America
    Age 1
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
    1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State
    Age 9
    On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
    Age 26
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Galway): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuana (see Cooney ).Americanized form of German Kuhn .Americanized form of Dutch Coen or Koen .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • John Coon, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John Coon, "United States Census, 1820"
    • John Coon in entry for Philmra Coon Austin, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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