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Thomas Chalkley Coffin
Birth: Oct. 25, 1887
Caldwell
Canyon County
Idaho, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1934
Washington City
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

US Congressman. He graduated from the Phillips-Exeter Academy New Hapshire, in 1906; graduated from the law department Yale University in 1910, was admitted to the bar in 1911 and commenced the practice of law in Boise, Idaho. He served as Assistant Attorney General of Idaho, (1913-15) and during World War I, he served in the aviation branch of the US Navy. After the war, he continued the practice of law and was Mayor of Pocatello, Idaho, (1931-33). In 1933, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-third Congress and served until his death from injuries suffered in an auto accident at age 46. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Sherman Myers Coffin (1860 - 1934)
  Jessie Phelps Coffin (1860 - 1929)
 
 Sibling:
  Vestal Phelps Coffin (1886 - 1970)*
  Thomas Chalkley Coffin (1887 - 1934)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Pocatello
Bannock County
Idaho, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 02, 2002
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Thomas Chalkley Coffin
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- Kathy Smith
 Added: Oct. 25, 2012
To my great Uncle a Navy Veteran, from your Army veteran great nephew.
- Lt.C James Clinton
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