Martha Parker

1808–
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Martha

Martha Parker was born about 1808, in South Carolina, United States. She married Daniel Coggins on 2 August 1837, in Marshall, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Rankin, Mississippi, United States in 1860 and Tchula, Holmes, Mississippi, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Martha Parker
1808–
Daniel Coggins
1800–
Marriage: 2 August 1837
Polly Coggins
1837–
Eli Coggins
1840–
Mary Coggin
1841–
Martha Coggins
1844–
Sarah Coggins
1845–
Daniel D Coggins
1848–
James Calvin Coggins
1844–1916
George W Coggin
1849–1921
Susan Elizabeth Elviney Charity Coggins
1855–1921

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
2 August 1837
Marshall, Alabama, United States
children

(9)

  • Polly Coggins

    Female1837–Female

  • Eli Coggins

    Male1840–Male

  • Mary Coggin

    Female1841–Female

  • James Calvin Coggins

    Male1844–1916Male

  • Martha Coggins

    Female1844–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 14

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1846

Age 38

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

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a gamekeeper employed in a medieval park, from an agent derivative of Middle English parc ‘park’ ( see Park 1). This surname is also found in Ireland.2 Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish names.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Martha Coggin in household of D G Coggin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha Coggins in household of Danl Coggins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martha Coggins in household of Daniel Coggins, "United States Census, 1850"

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