Frederick Franklin Cohoon

Male30 April 1851–11 April 1926

Brief Life History of Frederick Franklin

When Frederick Franklin Cohoon was born on 30 April 1851, in Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States, his father, Ludford Cahoon, was 35 and his mother, Rhoda Caroline Phelps, was 22. He married Lydia Ann Brothers on 6 May 1874, in Pasquotank, Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 11 April 1926, in Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Elizabeth City, Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Franklin Cohoon
Lydia Ann Brothers
Marriage: 6 May 1874
Walter Ludford Cohoon
Anson Elikem Cohoon

Sources (32)

  • F Cohoon in household of L Cohoon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • F F Cahoon, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Frederick Franklin Cohoon, "North Carolina, Deaths, 1906-1930"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 May 1874Pasquotank, Pasquotank, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1853 · First State Fair

    Age 2

    The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.


    Age 12

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

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 21

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English (Cheshire) and Scottish: variant of Colquhoun . This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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