Simeon Dotson Coy

1823–1900 (Age 77)
Hardin, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Simeon Dotson

When Simeon Dotson Coy was born in 1823, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States, his father, Conrad Coy, was 23 and his mother, Mary Robertson, was 26. He married Lucretia Ann Hoskins on 11 March 1845, in Bullitt, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Magisterial District 3 Buffalo, LaRue, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died in 1900, in LaRue, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Simeon Dotson Coy
1823–1900
Lucretia Ann Hoskins
1821–1871
Marriage: 11 March 1845
Nancy A Coy
1845–1920
Margaret Elizabeth Coy
1847–1934
William Norris Coy
1849–1914
Thomas Coy
1852–
Jacob Coy
1857–
Mary Susan Coy
1858–1887
Isaac S. Coy
1865–
Lucresia Coy
1867–
James Coy
1871–

Spouse and Children

    Male1823–1900Male

    Lucretia Ann Hoskins

    Female1821–1871Female

MARRIAGE
11 March 1845
Bullitt, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

    Nancy A Coy

    Female1845–1920Female

    Margaret Elizabeth Coy

    Female1847–1934Female

    William Norris Coy

    Male1849–1914Male

    Thomas Coy

    Male1852–Male

    Jacob Coy

    Male1857–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Conrad Coy

    Male1800–1877Male

    Female1797–1878Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 7

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1846

Age 23

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced form of McCoy .2 English: nickname for a quiet and unassuming person, from Middle English, Old French coi, quei ‘calm’, ‘quiet’ (Latin quietus).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Simeon Cay in household of Sam Braden, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Coy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Simon Coy, "United States Census, 1850"

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