William Francis Coffman

17 November 1870–1933 (Age 62)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of William Francis

When William Francis Coffman was born on 17 November 1870, in Indiana, United States, his father, Elcannon Coffman, was 21 and his mother, Marietta Richman, was 21. He married Pearl May Runyan on 18 October 1898, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States for about 40 years. He died in 1933, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

William Francis Coffman
1870–1933
Pearl May Runyan
1878–1961
Marriage: 18 October 1898
Leota Belle Coffman
1899–1982
Velma Gertrude Coffman
1900–1970
Hazel Edith Coffman
1902–1995
Marcus E Coffman
1905–1972

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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park
Age 2
Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act
Age 2
A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 20
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Kaufman

Sources (6)

  • William Coffman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William F Coffman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William F Coffman, "United States Census, 1910"

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