When Nancy Loftin was born on 3 November 1818, in Rowan, North Carolina, United States, her father, John B Loftin, was 20 and her mother, Sarah Sallie Shemwell, was 20. She had at least 5 sons and 3 daughters with John C Coggin. She lived in Alleghany Township, Davidson, North Carolina, United States for about 40 years. She died on 6 February 1911, in Davidson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Denton, Emmons Township, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.
Swedish: from an unidentified first element + the adjectival suffix -in, a derivative of Latin -in(i)us ‘relating to’. Compare Loften .