Emily Adeline Coon

about 1825–15 March 1863 (Age 38)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Emily Adeline

When Emily Adeline Coon was born about 1825, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Jasper Starling M Kuhn, was 40 and her mother, Sarah Ann Fenner, was 32. She married Isham Ramken Nettles on 18 May 1846, in Caldwell, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Ouachita, Louisiana, United States in 1850. She died on 15 March 1863, in Louisiana, United States, at the age of 38.

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Isham Ramken Nettles
Emily Adeline Coon
Marriage: 18 May 1846
William Allen Nettles
Joseph Rutledge Nettles
Sarah Ann Nettles
Nancy Elizabeth Nettles
Jasper C Nettles
Emily Adeline "Addie" Nettles

Spouse and Children

    Isham Ramken Nettles



18 May 1846
Caldwell, Louisiana, United States


    William Allen Nettles


    Joseph Rutledge Nettles


    Sarah Ann Nettles


    Nancy Elizabeth Nettles



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Jasper Starling M Kuhn





+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

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 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

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.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 11

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

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)

  • Emily A Nettles in household of Isham R Nettles, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Adeline Coons in entry for Emily Adeline Edwards, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"
  • Coon in entry for Jasper C Nettles, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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