James Jerrell Coon

1814–1860 (Age 46)
Georgia, United States

The Life of James Jerrell

When James Jerrell Coon was born in 1814, in Georgia, United States, his father, Henry L Coon, was 22 and his mother, Amelia Ann Pinson, was 19. He married Virginia Ann "Winney" Bryan about 1835, in Covington, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Coffee, Alabama, United States in 1850 and Covington, Alabama, United States in 1860. He died in 1860, at the age of 46, and was buried in Beulah Church Cemetery, Opp, Covington, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Jerrell Coon
Virginia Ann "Winney" Bryan
Marriage: about 1835
Martha Ann Coon
John H. Coon
Elizabeth J Coon
William Thomas Coon
Mary Ann Winfred Coon
Joseph Jarrell Coon
Sarah Susannah Coon
James Isaac Coon
Lucy Catherine Coon
Joshua Coon
Millie Frances Coon

Spouse and Children


    Virginia Ann "Winney" Bryan


about 1835
Covington, Alabama, United States


    Martha Ann Coon


    John H. Coon


    Elizabeth J Coon


    William Thomas Coon


    Mary Ann Winfred Coon


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+10 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 5

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 16

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

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

Sources (3)

  • James J Coon, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James J Coon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Jerrell Coon, "Find A Grave Index"

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