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Polly Dowell Coffey
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1788
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1867
Owen County
Indiana, USA

Polly Dowell Coffey was the wife of Rev. Reuben Coffey and the mother of twelve children: Martin, Emily, Albert, Cornelius, Malena, Luther, Rufus, Miriam, Shelton, Judson, Wilkerson, who died young, and one child who died shortly after birth and before being named. In 1832, Reuben and Polly and their ten surviving children moved from North Carolina to Indiana by covered wagon. For the remainder of their lives they lived in Owen County, Indiana. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Dowell (____ - 1845)
  Jane Dowell
 
 Spouse:
  Reuben A. Coffey (1785 - 1854)
 
 Children:
  Alfred Martin Coffey (1807 - 1836)*
  Wilkerson Coffey (1809 - 1809)*
  Albert Coffey (1810 - 1837)*
  Cornelius Coffey (1812 - 1852)*
  Emily Coffey Curtis (1814 - 1833)*
  Malena Coffey (1816 - 1892)*
  Luther Coffey (1818 - 1850)*
  Rufus Coffey (1820 - 1886)*
  Miriam Coffey Sanders Buchanan (1822 - 1885)*
  Infant Coffey (1825 - 1825)*
  Shelton Coffey (1826 - 1907)*
  Adoniram Judson Coffey (1830 - 1882)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Martin Dowell (1784 - 1868)*
  Polly Dowell Coffey (1788 - 1867)
  Jane Moore (1795 - 1885)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"Wife of Reuben Coffey"
 
Note: Wife of Reuben Coffey
 
Burial:
Coffey Cemetery
Ellettsville
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Janet Amtower
Record added: Apr 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14105519
Polly <i>Dowell</i> Coffey
Added by: Janet Amtower
 
Polly <i>Dowell</i> Coffey
Added by: Janet Amtower
 
Polly <i>Dowell</i> Coffey
Added by: Janet Amtower
 
 
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Oct. 3, 2014

- AB Watson
 Added: Mar. 9, 2010
 
 
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