Lou Grief Milton Coggins

1878–1948 (Age 70)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lou Grief Milton

When Lou Grief Milton Coggins was born in 1878, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Milton Alexander Coggin, was 26 and his mother, Melissa Octavean McDonald, was 25. He lived in Civil District 20, Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 2, Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 20 April 1948, in Maury, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 70.

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Milton Alexander Coggin
Melissa Octavean McDonald
Mahlon Coggins
Leta May Coggin
Lou Grief Milton Coggins
Greay Coggins
Maude Pearl Coggin
Cooper Alexander Coggins
Malon Coggin
Homer Malachi Coggin
General Herbert Coggin
Jasper Collie Coggins, Sr
Conneal Coggin
Luseal Coggin

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World Events (8)

1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 0

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cogadháin ( see Coogan ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Grief Coggin in household of Mit Coggin, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Milton G Coggin in household of Milton A Coggin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Grief Coggin in household of Mit Coggin, "United States Census, 1910"

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