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Elizabeth "Eliza" Goldsby Coffey
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1850
Scotland County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1935
Knox County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of Jacob and Mariah Little Goldsby. Wife of Austin Coffey, married 17 SEP 1868 in Adair County, Missouri.

MO d/c 23521—Burial location Greensburg, Mo.


Funeral For Mrs. E. Coffey Held Monday

Edina, July 23. – Funeral services for Mrs. Eliza Coffey, 85, who died Sunday morning, were held yesterday afternoon at the Baptist church by the Rev. W. W. Webb. Burial was in the Greensburg Cemetery.

Mrs. Coffey was found dead in her bed about 5 o’clock Sunday morning by her daughter, Mrs. Jessie Stutsman, with who she has made her home for the past sixteen years. Death was due to a heart attack.

She was the daughter of Jacob and Amanda Goldsby and was married to Austin Coffey. She was the mother of ten children; five of whom and her husband preceded her in death.

The living children are: Mrs. Jessie Stutsman, Edina; Mrs. Ella Shepard, Des Moines, Ia.; and Cal Coffey. She is also survived by the following sisters: Mar. Ruth Meyers, La Plata; Mrs. Jim Epperson, Wilmathsville; Mrs. Tom Shackleton, Brashear, and Mrs. Al Deebursey, Santa Monica, Calif., and a brother Andrew Goldsby, of La Plata. – Tuesday Kirksville Express.

Elizabeth “Eliza (Goldsby) Coffey obituary, Memphis, Missouri, Memphis Reveille, 25 Jul 1935, p. 8, col. 4 
Family links: 
  Jacob Goldsby (1826 - 1908)
  Mariah Little Goldsby (1826 - 1898)
  Austin Coffey (1849 - 1901)
  Austin William Coffey (1869 - 1944)*
  Richard Calvin Coffey (1871 - 1959)*
  James H. Coffey (1873 - 1914)*
  Laura D. Coffey White (1883 - 1908)*
  Jessie Maud Coffey Stutsman (1885 - 1946)*
  Angie Libby Coffey (1891 - 1914)*
  Elizabeth Goldsby Coffey (1850 - 1935)
  Ruth Goldsby Myers (1852 - 1938)*
  Andrew Jackson Goldsby (1858 - 1945)*
  Miranda Goldsby Epperson (1861 - 1946)*
  Nancy Goldsby Shackleton (1866 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Greensburg Cemetery
Knox County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Pam Witherow
Record added: Apr 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68880758
Elizabeth Eliza <i>Goldsby</i> Coffey
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