Emily Jane Coggins

9 October 1866–7 January 1926 (Age 59)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Emily Jane

When Emily Jane Coggins was born on 9 October 1866, in Tennessee, United States, her father, George F. Coggins, was 23 and her mother, Lensey, was 22. She married Thomas Freben Branstetter in 1896. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Van Buren Township, Newton, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Baxter Springs, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1920. She died on 7 January 1926, in Galena Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Alba, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Thomas Freben Branstetter
Emily Jane Coggins
Marriage: 1896
Charles Freeborn Branstetter

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Freben Branstetter





    Charles Freeborn Branstetter


Parents and Siblings

    George F. Coggins






    Andrew Coggins


    Robert A. Coggin


    Florence I Coggins



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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 12

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 16

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cogadháin ( see Coogan ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emily Branstetter in household of Tom Branstetter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emily J Beanstetter in household of Thomas F Beanstetter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma J Bransletter in household of Thomas F Bransletter, "United States Census, 1900"

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