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Lieut Alexander Bradford Coffey
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Birth: unknown
Death: Apr. 15, 1865
Statesville
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA

Killed near Statesville and thought to be the last Confederate soldier killed in the war. His home was Memphis, Tennessee. Buried in the 4th Creek Cemetery in Statesville with Masonic honors. from Newspaper death notices - The Landmark, Statesville, North Carolina 1891-1899

The following information was provided by member:

Virginia D #48327939

Spouse:
Anna Smith (Painter) Coffey, b. 11/17/1833; d. Memphis, Tenn, 5/5/1862 while the city was being bombarded by the Federal gunboats. They were married 5/20/1857 and had two children who died as infants. Anna's mother, Hannah Smith (Vredenburgh) Painter (memorial 34666015) died when she was three years old and she was adopted by her aunt, Harriet Woodward (memorial 7276783)

Joy Steele #47692968 provided the following information:

Killed near Statesville
Flourney's Scouts, Furgison's
Brigade, Memphis, Tenn. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Asbury Madison Coffey (1804 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Annie Vredenburg Painter Coffey (1833 - 1862)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Coffey (____ - 1862)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alexander Bradford Coffey (____ - 1865)
  Rufus L. Coffey (1830 - 1860)*
  Ellen B. Coffey Corum (1836 - 1876)*
  Tipton H. Coffey (1846 - 1860)*
  Rachel Coffey Walker (1848 - 1933)*
  Henry Coffee (1848 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Killed near Statesville
Flourney's Scouts, Furgison's
Brigade, Memphis, Tenn.
 
Burial:
Old Fourth Creek Cemetery
Statesville
Iredell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Susan Bowman
Record added: May 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52176682
Lieut Alexander Bradford Coffey
Added by: Joy Steele
 
Lieut Alexander Bradford Coffey
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