General Herbert Coggin

1890–1974 (Age 83)
United States

The Life of General Herbert

When General Herbert Coggin was born on 4 August 1890, in United States, his father, Milton Alexander Coggin, was 37 and his mother, Melissa Octavean McDonald, was 36. He lived in Civil District 2, Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1910 and Maury, Tennessee, United States in 1930. He died on 24 April 1974, in Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 83.

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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)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • Herbert Coggins in household of Ma Coggins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Herbert Coggin in household of Milton A Coggin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Herbert Coggin in household of Mit Coggin, "United States Census, 1910"

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