Chauncey Coston

13 April 1816–18 October 1902 (Age 86)
Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States

The Life of Chauncey

When Chauncey Coston was born on 13 April 1816, in Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States, his father, John Goffe Coston, was 45 and his mother, Margaret Budlong, was 35. He married Emeline Amanda Blair in 1845, in Greenwood, Steuben, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Chillicothe Township, Livingston, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Livingston, Missouri, United States in 1890. He died on 18 October 1902, in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Chauncey Coston
1816–1902
Emeline Amanda Blair
1824–1916
Marriage: 1845
Ambrosia Coston
1849–1852
Chauncey Coston
1852–1852
Leona Emeline Coston
1854–1944
Walter Blair Coston
1856–1942
Fannie Lura Coston
1859–1950
May Coston
1862–1931
Mott Coston
1866–1871

Spouse and Children

    Male1816–1902Male

    Emeline Amanda Blair

    Female1824–1916Female

MARRIAGE
1845
Greenwood, Steuben, New York, United States
children

(7)

    Ambrosia Coston

    Female1849–1852Female

    Chauncey Coston

    Male1852–1852Male

    Leona Emeline Coston

    Female1854–1944Female

    Walter Blair Coston

    Male1856–1942Male

    Female1859–1950Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1821

Age 5

Missouri is the 24th state
1846

Age 30

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

Name Meaning

French: from a diminutive of Old French coste ‘slope’, ‘riverbank’, ‘coast’ ( see Cote ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Chauncy Corhon, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Chauncey Coston, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"
  • Chauncey Cirton, "United States Census, 1880"

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