Isaac Coon

18 June 1850–15 October 1932 (Age 82)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Coon was born on 18 June 1850, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, Abraham Coon, was 40 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Wilson, was 23. He married Catherine Ann Mellen on 19 December 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 15 October 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Pleasant Green Cemetery, Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Isaac Coon
Catherine Ann Mellen
Marriage: 19 December 1869
Minnie Mariah Coon
Isaac Ervin Coon
Frederick Coon
John Abraham Coon
Susie Coon
Laura Coon
Arthur Coon
Edith Jane Coon
George Alfred Coon
Herbert Coon
Clara Coon
Frank Coon
Ralph Coon
Katie Marie Coon

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 7
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 22
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Galway): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuana (see Cooney ).Americanized form of German Kuhn .Americanized form of Dutch Coen or Koen .

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

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    History of Isaac Coon

    ISAAC COON Isaac Coon, was born in a covered wagon on June 18, 1850, in Kanesville, Plateau County, Nebraska, on the trek to Salt Lake City Utah. His parents Abraham Coon and Mary Elizabeth Wil …

    Sources (43)

    • Isaac Coon Sr., "United States Census, 1930"
    • Isaac Coon in entry for Ralph Coon and Nellie Morgan, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Isaac Coon in entry for Katie Marie Coon Coon, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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