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Dora Sherman Coffey
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Birth: Jul., 1867
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1890
South Dakota, USA

MIDDLE NAME IS SHERMAN
BORN JULY 1867, RICHLAND, MONROE CO., IA.
DIED 29 DEC. 1890, PINE RIDGE, SD

Burial 1891
Elletsville, Monroe, Indiana, USA Disinterred from SD by relatives 17 Jan 1891

U.S. Military Burial Registers, 1768-1921
about Dora S Coffey Name: Dora S Coffey
Death Date: 29 Dec 1890
State: South Dakota
Page#: 218


According to found records, Dora S. Coffey was one of the casualties of the "Massacre at Wounded Knee" in South Dakota on Dec. 29, 1890. 1st Sergeant Dora S. Coffey was a member of the 7th Cavalry, Company B. He was originally buried at the Military Cemetary in Pine Ridge, South Dakota but disenterred by his family in Jan. 1891 and presumably moved to Indiana to be reburied in the family burial plot. provided by Donna Lee Wall 
 
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 Parents:
  James Whisenand Coffey (1846 - 1937)
  Amanda Starnes Coffey (1841 - 1909)
 
 Sibling:
  Dora Sherman Coffey (1867 - 1890)
  George Whisenand Coffey (1868 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Methodist Cemetery
Ellettsville
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Daylily
Record added: Nov 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44184315
Dora Sherman Coffey
Added by: John Maxwell
 
Dora Sherman Coffey
Added by: Uncle Bob
 
Dora Sherman Coffey
Added by: Uncle Bob
 
 
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Thank you for your service to our country.
- Marilyn
 Added: Jun. 17, 2011

- Daylily
 Added: Oct. 30, 2010

- Donna Lee Wall
 Added: Oct. 29, 2010
 
 
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