Nehemiah Coye

5 March 1780–
Union City, Naugatuck, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Nehemiah

When Nehemiah Coye was born on 5 March 1780, in Union City, Naugatuck, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Archibald Coye, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Badger, was 39.

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Family Time Line

Archibald Coye
1741–1794
Elizabeth Badger
1740–1806
Perley Coy
1761–1781
Archibald Coy
1761–
Levi Coy
1763–1831
Luke Coye
1765–1859
Chloe Coye
1766–1834
Rufus Coye
1768–1813
Mary Coy
1770–1828
David Coye
1772–1831
Irene Kinney Coy
1775–1777
Abigail Coye
1778–1842
Nehemiah Coye
1780–
Elizabeth Coye
1782–1845

Parents and Siblings

    Archibald Coye

    Male1741–1794Male

    Female1740–1806Female

siblings

(12)

    Perley Coy

    Male1761–1781Male

    Archibald Coy

    Male1761–Male

    Levi Coy

    Male1763–1831Male

    Luke Coye

    Male1765–1859Male

    Female1766–1834Female

+7 More Children

World Events (3)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 1

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1783 · A Free America

Age 3

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Coy .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • History of Union Connecticut

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