Samuel Peyton Coffman

9 December 1824–12 February 1908 (Age 83)
Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Samuel Peyton

When Samuel Peyton Coffman was born on 9 December 1824, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Franklin Coffman, was 25 and his mother, Frances Hayden, was 18. He married Martha Jane Deaver on 4 January 1849. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Sacramento, McLean, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 1, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 12 February 1908, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Lynn City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Peyton Coffman
1824–1908
Martha Jane Deaver
1830–1901
Marriage: 4 January 1849
John William Coffman
1850–1925
Frances Elizabeth " Fanny" Coffman
1852–1931
Samuel Payton Coffman Jr.
1855–1916
Nancy J. Coffman
1856–
Delia Jane Coffman
1858–1947
Nancy Katherine Coffman
1860–1932
Mary Alice Coffman
1863–1920
Sylvanus Coffman
1865–1944
Cleopatra "Cleo" Coffman
1869–1959
Mattie J Coffman
1870–1961

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 January 1849
children

(10)

    John William Coffman

    Male1850–1925Male

    Frances Elizabeth " Fanny" Coffman

    Female1852–1931Female

    Samuel Payton Coffman Jr.

    Male1855–1916Male

    Nancy J. Coffman

    Female1856–Female

    Female1858–1947Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 6

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1846

Age 22

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kaufmann ( see Kaufman ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Coffman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel Coffman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sam'L Coffman, "United States Census, 1880"

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