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James Cannon Coffey
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1838
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1915
Pensacola
Yancey County
North Carolina, USA

James Cannon Coffey was the son of Rev. Reuben and Rachel (Hayes) Coffey.

He enlisted as a Private in Company E, 37th Infantry North Carolina Regiment on Nov. 20, 1861. He was present at the battles of Bull Run, Antietam, Gettysburg, The Wilderness Campaign and the fall of Richmond. He surrendered with his company on April 9, 1865 at Appomattox Court House in Virginia.

He was married to Sarah Evelyn Coffey. Together they raised six sons and four daughters. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Evelyn Coffey Coffey (1843 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Jones Coffey (1864 - 1936)*
  Jessie Finley Coffey (1866 - 1902)*
  Alice Coffey Marley (1876 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Granite Falls
Caldwell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Robert Garms & Margaret ...
Record added: Jun 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91117758
 

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