1794–1821 (Age 27)
Kentucky, United States
When John Henry Cofer was born in 1794, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Jacob Cofer, was 46 and his mother, Mildred Elizabeth Harrison, was 42. He married Matilda Wright on 2 April 1813, in Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1821, in Lincoln, Missouri, United States, at the age of 27.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
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