Edmond Francois Coleman

21 June 1825–
Old Mines, Washington, Missouri, United States

The Life of Edmond Francois

When Edmond Francois Coleman was born on 21 June 1825, in Old Mines, Washington, Missouri, United States, his father, Francis B. Coleman, was 28 and his mother, Marie Louise Perrin, was 26. He lived in Richwoods, Washington, Missouri, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Francis B. Coleman
1796–
Marie Louise Perrin
1798–
Baptiste Bernard Coleman
1822–
Pelagie Anastase Bone Coleman
1823–1852
Edmond Francois Coleman
1825–
Julie Aurelie Coleman
1827–
Clementina Coleman
1830–
Delphine Coleman
1830–
Mary Louise Coleman
1834–
Eugene Coleman
1835–
Moyse Abraham Coleman
1837–
Stephen Coleman
1837–
Charles Elie Coleman
1838–

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World Events (8)

1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 4

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
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.
1860

Age 35

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Colmáin ‘descendant of Colmán’. This was the name of an Irish missionary to Europe, generally known as St. Columban ( c.540–615 ), who founded the monastery of Bobbio in northern Italy in 614 . With his companion St. Gall, he enjoyed a considerable cult throughout central Europe, so that forms of his name were adopted as personal names in Italian (Columbano), French (Colombain), Czech (Kollman), and Hungarian (Kálmán). From all of these surnames are derived. In Irish and English, the name of this saint is identical with diminutives of the name of the 6th-century missionary known in English as St. Columba ( 521–97 ), who converted the Picts to Christianity, and who was known in Scandinavian languages as Kalman.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Clumháin ‘descendant of Clumhán’, a personal name from the diminutive of clúmh ‘down’, ‘feathers’.3 English: occupational name for a burner of charcoal or a gatherer of coal, Middle English coleman, from Old English col ‘(char)coal’ + mann ‘man’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Francis J Coleman in household of Francis B Coleman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Francis J Coleman in household of Francis B Coleman, "United States Census, 1850"

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