John Caughlin

June 1847–
Ohio, United States

The Life of John

John Caughlin was born in June 1847, in Ohio, United States as the son of Ann Coughlin. He married Anna Cotter on 3 February 1879, in Seneca, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Hopewell Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Hopewell, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1910.

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John Caughlin
Anna Cotter
Marriage: 3 February 1879
William Francis Coughlin
Mary Ethel Coughlin

Spouse and Children

3 February 1879
Seneca, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Ann Coughlin




    James Coughlin



World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 13

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 34

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Irish: probably a reduced and altered form of McLaughlin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Coughlin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Coughlin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Coughlin, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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