Joseph Coffman

1810–1864 (Age 54)
Shenandoah, Virginia, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Coffman was born on 10 January 1810, in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, his father, David Coffman, was 28 and his mother, Susannah Good, was 28. He married Rebecca Miller on 11 April 1833, in Rockingham, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 February 1864, in Fall Creek Township, Henry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Painter Cemetery, Middletown, Henry, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Coffman
1810–1864
Rebecca Miller
1814–1864
Marriage: 11 April 1833
Susanna Coffman
1834–1921
Nathaniel Coffman
1842–
Rachel Ann Coffman
1835–1912
David Coffman
1837–1874
Sarah J. Coffman
1840–1875
Samuel Coffman
1842–1932
George Coffman
1844–1845
Hannah Coffman
1846–1904
Elcannon Coffman
1849–1933
John Frank Coffman
1851–1939
Joseph N. Coffman
1853–1929
Mary Ann Coffman
1857–1925

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
11 April 1833
Rockingham, Virginia, United States
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

  • Sarah Coffman

    Female1801–1883Female

  • Female1802–1871Female

  • Polly Coffman

    Female1804–1884Female

  • Female1805–1878Female

  • Samuel H Coffman

    Male1806–1839Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 2

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 15

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

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Kaufmann ( see Kaufman ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Coffman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Coffman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Joseph Coffman, "Find A Grave Index"

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