Rachel Ann Coon

30 November 1836–17 June 1924 (Age 87)
Shawnee Township, Allen, Ohio, United States

The Life of Rachel Ann

When Rachel Ann Coon was born on 30 November 1836, in Shawnee Township, Allen, Ohio, United States, her father, Alexander Coon, was 26 and her mother, Eliza Jane Owen, was 16. She married Isaac Verbryke on 29 November 1859, in Allen Township, Union, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in American Township, Allen, Ohio, United States in 1910. She died on 17 June 1924, in Allentown, Allen, Ohio, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Allentown, Clark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Verbryke
1835–1916
Rachel Ann Coon
1836–1924
Marriage: 29 November 1859
Marion Oscar Verbryke
1860–1940
Anna E. Verbryke
1862–1950
Laurance Alexander Verbryke
1863–1941
Emmet S. Verbryke
1865–1948
Richard Orville Verbryke
1867–1937
Eliza Bell Verbricke
1869–1897
Isaac Verbryke
1872–
Lydia Verbryke
1872–
William Erastus Verbryke
1873–1960
Alta Myrtle Verbryke
1876–1966
Miron Homer Verbryke
1878–1967
Calvin Otis Verbryke
1880–1962

Spouse and Children

    Isaac Verbryke

    Male1835–1916Male

    Female1836–1924Female

MARRIAGE
29 November 1859
Allen Township, Union, Ohio, United States
children

(12)

    Marion Oscar Verbryke

    Male1860–1940Male

    Female1862–1950Female

    Laurance Alexander Verbryke

    Male1863–1941Male

    Male1865–1948Male

    Richard Orville Verbryke

    Male1867–1937Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1809–1881Male

    Eliza Jane Owen

    Female1820–1903Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 24

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 27

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: possibly an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuana ( see Cooney ).2 Americanized spelling of German Kuhn .3 Americanized spelling of Dutch Coen or Koen .

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

Possible Related Names

Story Highlight

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ALLEN COUNTY OHIO - Bible Records - Alexander COON * This Bible is in my wife's family, I don't know a lot about it. I know it relates to Allen and Auglaize Counties. My wife's great grandparents …

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Coon in household of Alexander Coon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rachel Coon in household of Alexander Coon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rachel Verbryke in household of Isaac Verbryke, "United States Census, 1870"

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