Esther Coon

about 1791–
Vermont, United States

The Life of Esther

Esther Coon was born about 1791, in Vermont, United States. She married George Washington Gale on 14 September 1840, in Knox, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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George Washington Gale
Esther Coon
Marriage: 14 September 1840
William Gale

Spouse and Children

14 September 1840
Knox, Illinois, United States


    William Gale


World Events (8)


Age 0

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 0

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 34

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.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Esther Coon, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Esther Coon, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Esther Coon, "Illinois Marriages, 1815-1935"

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