11 May 1785–11 May 1849 (Age 64)
Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States
When Rufus Copeland was born on 11 May 1785, in Bristol, Addison, Vermont, United States, his father, David Copeland Jr, was 46 and his mother, Martha Putnam, was 42. He married Louisa Davis on 6 January 1820, in Hardwick, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1812. He died on 11 May 1849, in Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Topeka, Eden Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States.