Mary Jane Coin

Brief Life History of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Coin was born on 14 August 1881, in Highlandville, Christian, Missouri, United States, her father, Newland A Coin, was 22 and her mother, Nancy A Hodge, was 18. She had at least 1 son with Richard Larimer. She lived in Washington Township, Stone, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died in 1942, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Forest Park Cemetery, Joplin Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Richard Larimer
Mary Jane Coin
Virgil Lusk

Sources (4)

  • Jennie Coin in household of Mrs. N A Coin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Jane Larimer, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Mary J Larimer in household of Richard Larimer, "United States Census, 1920"

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.


Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1898 · War with the Spanish

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

English (northern) and Scottish: variant of Coyne .

French: from coin ‘corner’, a topographic name for someone who lived on a street corner.

American shortened form of French Cointreau: nickname from Old French cointerel ‘gallant, vain, sly’.

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

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